Ambassadors are your local anchors for Africa Code Week event orchestration, questions and support. Feel free to reach out to them to get started on hosting your own coding workshops or simply get introduced to other interested schools / organizations. They are here to help you engage as many children and youth as possible in your community!
Lorraine Mopiwa Kljajic is deputy General Manager for Techno Brain, Malawi, a global software development company, which also offers IT Training across Africa. Lorraine also co-founded Malawian Women in Technology, a social group to inspire and encourage young women into IT related studies. A strong believer in ICT as the main economic engine to boost the entire African continent, Lorraine is on a mission to digitally empower the next generation of African leaders.
Malawian Technologist, Elizabeth has a passion for ICT for development and as a way to empower girls in her country. Recipient of the Anita Borg Systers Pass-It-On (PIO) Award in 2016, she took the lead in establishing the mHub girls 4 code initiative alongside mHub Founder.
Her goal: unlock the power digital skills for young people and ensure technology skills are democratized, so that no group ever gets denied access to such fundamental knowledge. Her dream: see more girls embracing ICT as a career!