Nashilongo is a founding member of the National Working Group on Internet Governance, the founding president of the Internet Society in Namibia, a tech policy analyst, and a media and communication specialist. She currently works as the managing consultant at NamTshuwe Digital.
What can be done?
We need to ensure that the internet is affordable and accessible for all, so that everyone can find opportunities to empower themselves and their communities. Digital literacy education is also crucial for people to be able to understand and navigate the complexities of the web.
The Web Foundation supported the first independent assessment of Namibia's digital readiness to support women’s empowerment, shedding light on existing inequalities despite national commitments.