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AfricaCom 2024
Core Agenda & Exhibition: 11-14 Nov
Exhibition Opening Dates: 12 - 14 Nov 2024Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town

Ida Nganga
Regional Head at UNESCO Emerging Technologies for Development


Ida Nganga is the Regional Head, UNESCO Emerging Technologies for Development and Global President, Startup Innovation for the Global Council for the Promotion of International Trade. She is the Founder of the award-winning Regional Consortium for Development - RCD Africa, whose experts use technology and engineering as an enabler for achieving Sustainable Development Goals.

She is Co-Chair, Internet for Development Global Community (Internet4Dev).

She is also an Internet Governance Instructor, Former Chairman for Membership & Outreach Kenya, and Regional Internet Dialogues Africa Fellow for the Internet Society. She is a Member of Advisory Committees for Governance and Innovation (ITU, ICANN, Afrinic). Ida is one of the most awarded women in tech in Africa.