Yine Yenki Nyika

Co-founder/Mentorship Director

Yine Yenki Nyika is the co-founder and Mentorship Director at GoGirl ICT Initiative where she is in charge of running all trainings of mentors and overseeing training workshops given at the organization. She holds a Bachelors of Science in Computer Science from Makerere University, Uganda and is a Teaching Assistant at the college of Computer Science and Information Technology at the University of Juba, South Sudan.She worked as Head,Department of Computer Science in the same Institution for three years.She has spoken and participated in several conferences both on local and International platforms including the #PeaceHackCamp,ICT4D 2016, Youth Connekt Africa 2017,Transform Africa Summit 2017, re:publica18 in Berlin,International Symposium of Electronic Arts 2018 in Durban among others. She was a facilitator for the #defyhatenow project and through this initiative contributed to the Field Guide - a tool used to mitigate online and offline Hate speech which could lead to violence in South Sudan in relation to gender issues.

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