Irene Kagoya

Irene has been working with leadership programs for women since graduating from university in 2005. She served as the Global Student Leadership Representative in Residence at Manhattanville College in New York City for 2 years.

There after,she moved to Tanzania to serve as the GSL Program Coordinator at the University of Dar es Salaam. In 2010, Irene moved to Rwanda, where she was working as the Leadership Program Coordinator for Akilah Institute for Women before Joining AMwA in July 2012.

Irene holds a Bachelor's Degree in Law from Makerere University Uganda and a Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the Law Development Centre in Uganda.

Feminist talk

A painting of an African feminist internet

Posted Thu 9 Feb 2017 - 04:38 | 3,264 views
Addressing the internet gender divide in Africa can only be achieved through the deliberate creation of a feminist internet, and this was affirmed by the Gender and Internet Governance eXchange (gigX) workshop that was held on 10 October 2016 in Durban. We need a feminist internet that works to empower all of us in our diversities, creates equal power relations, and dismantles patriarchy in all...