Ambassadors

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!

Nidhal Abidi
  • Nidhal Abidi
  • Computer Science Student
  • Tunisia

This award-winning entrepreneur is currently coaching the national junior team in C++ programming and created his own education startup with a group of friends. 


Houcine Meniai
  • Houcine Meniai
  • Inspecteur de l’éducation nationale
  • Algeria

Apprendre aux enfants à coder dès le plus jeune âge relève pour lui de l'évidence, à tel point qu'Houcine a conçu plusieurs programmes et manuels scolaires destinés à l’enseignement de l'informatique au secondaire et moyen (collège). Cet inspecteur et porteur de projets éducatifs a même organisé la toute première compétition de code Scratch pour les élèves du (moyen) collège en Algérie. 


Ida Nganga
  • Ida Ng'ang'a
  • Director of RCD Africa Corporate Heights
  • Kenya

Director of RCD Africa Corporate Heights, Vice Chair of the Kenya Government National Focus Group on SDGs and Member of the Child Online Protection Committee, Ida is also a LEGO First Competition Judge and Start Up Africa Entrepreneurship Adjudicator. 

Co-founder of the Internet/STEM4Dev Global Community, she currently leads the 'Internet for Education' conversations globally for the Internet Society.

She has won numerous awards including the African Leadership ‘Outstanding Mentor’ award, the Prolific Woman by Mara Foundation & United Nations award, the Leaders in Kenya Award, the Timeless Woman Governance Award and the Africa Internet of Things Innovators Award.


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