2018 Young Ones Design Brief Jury Advisors
Ruth Aine Tindyebwa
Online Communications Specialist
Passionate about getting people to tell stories especially online.
Recognitions: UN Foundation Social Good Connector, One Young World Ambassador, Heinz Kuhn Stiftung alumni, Global Shaper. With a couple of colleagues founded & created GoalHub. Goal Hub is an on-line platform that enables Government agencies and non-profit societies in developing countries to crowd-source Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) based solutions to SDG-related problems that affect the poorest 40% of their population, and to crowd source and crowd-fund the implementation of these solutions through the UN, development agencies, private corporations and bilateral donors. [Still work in Progress]
Some of her published work as an editor and Author: 'Uganda Youth and Public Policy Book Report – 2013-2014 and 'Reality Check Vol.8: Assessing the Impact of Social Media on Political Communication and Civic Engagement in Uganda', with Konrad Adenuar Stiftung
Has travelled to 20+ countries, talking social media & online engagement, & ICT transformation & its impact in Africa.
Passionate about Africa & creating the #AfricaWeWant, #ICT4SDGs, Youth & Civic participation, Food & Travel.