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8 - 12 November 2021
Virtual Event

Onica Makwakwa
Head of Africa at Alliance for Affordable Internet

Profile

Leads the multi-stakeholder engagement across Africa for the Alliance for Affordable Internet focusing on advancing good practices in policy and regulatory frameworks for affordable access to broadband. She also convenes the Africa Summit on Women and Girls in Technology.

A consumer, civil and digital rights advocate, Onica has managed and pioneered various national and international campaigns and policy change processes for women’s rights, civil rights, consumer rights, media and digital transformation initiatives. She brings a strong sensitivity and unique perspective to the dynamics affecting women, and other disadvantaged populations.

Agenda Sessions

  • Fireside chat: The critical role of policy in creating competitive telecoms markets

    12:05
  • Fireside chat: Public-private partnerships are key to connecting Africa

    14:20

Speakers at this event