Natasha Msonza

Natasha is the Operations Manager at Her Zimbabwe.

Feminist talk

Multi-stakeholderism is about losing: Reflections on working through the AfriSIG practicum

Posted Mon 7 Sep 2015 - 11:26 | 4,712 views
‘Multi-stakeholderism is about losing.’ I first heard this statement on the first day of the African School on Internet Governance (AfriSIG) in Dr David Souter’s lecture and overview of the Internet governance ecosystem and its key players

Feminist talk

Barriers to women’s participation on the internet evolve with increased ‘access’

Posted Thu 3 Sep 2015 - 16:56 | 13,118 views
In the opening session at this year’s Gender and Internet Governance eXchange (gigXAfrica), participants highlighted some key questions they had that they hoped would be answered during the exchange. One participant innocently asked: if the internet is free for all, how are women really marginalized in that space? This is my attempt at a calm response to this question that I am slowly realising...