A South African activist who has engaged locally, regionally and globally on the issue of women's right to communicate and access to relevant and accessible information since 1994. Jennifer works in the area of ICTs for social change, women's empowerment and creative solutions to engage with civil society to ensure that technology is used to challenge inequalities. Jennifer believes that by using methodologies such as digital storytelling and the Gender Evaluation Methodology, we can create, track and improve women's access to and use of technologies for change in a meaningful way. And hopefully influence policies which mitigate against a free and open internet.
Pursuing creative projects using ceramics and mosaics.
Engaged, transformative for all, diverse, creative and continual learning.
Ubuntu: "I am what I am because of who we all are."
"GEM is accessible and it makes sense"
When I grow up I want to be an opera singer.
"A person with Ubuntu is open and available to others, affirming of others, does not feel threatened that others are able and good, for he or she has a proper self-assurance that comes from knowing that he or she belongs in a greater whole and is diminished when others are humiliated or diminished, when others are tortured or oppressed." (Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu)