From 18-24 I will be in New York as part of a group of Bloggers on an Oxfam GB VOICE blogging fellowship also supported by Wateraid and One.org. I will be blogging live on the Millennium Development Goals review Summit during the UN week.
I will cover all MDGs but with a special focus on women empowerment and maternal and child health.
Here are some of the bloggers and journalists,part of the 400 that will take part.
Feminist Approach to Technology
The Oxfam Voice project can be followed on Voicehub
Published by R.Kagumire
editor, public speaker, feminist writer, award-winning blogger and socio-political analyst. Words seen in international media like The Guardian, Al Jazeera, Quartz and Mundo Negro. Expertise in new media, social justice, migration, gender, peace and security issues. Was honored with the 2018 Anna Guèye Award for her work on digital democracy, justice and equality by Africtivistes. The World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders under the age of 40.
I studied Mass Communication at Makerere University, short courses on Non-violent conflict at Tufts University, Global Leadership and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School and MA in Media, Peace and Conflict Studies from the University for Peace. Outside Uganda, I have lived in Costa Rica, Switzerland and a bit in Ethiopia.
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I’ll be keeping watch.