Rosebell Kagumire

Executive Director, Kweeta Uganda

Rosebell Kagumire is a trained journalist, pan-African feminist and social political commentator. She is the current Curator & Editor for AfricanFeminism.com, a pan-African feminists digital platform and collaborative writing project, She has expertise in media, gender, peace and conflict issues. She's vocal on social accountability, active citizenship, women's rights, rights of migrants, and for social justice. She was honored with the Anna Guèye 2018 award for her contribution to digital democracy, justice and equality on the African continent. She has worked as Social Media Manager at the International Organization for Migration (IOM), documented rights of women and migrants in conflict settings; worked gender and peace building in different African countries. She holds an MA in Media, Peace and Conflict Studies from the United Nations-mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica. She also studied non-violent conflict at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Find her on Twitter @Rosebellk