Keturah Shammah

Joined Jun 2013
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Bio

About Me

I am an award winning community development, education and technology expert. I started my career as the founder of Girls Education Mission International (GEM INT’L) - a nonprofit that supports girls and women in reaching their potential, focused on defending, protecting and promoting their right to education. Since 2011, I have played a full-time role as Executive Director of GEM INT’L.

A graduate of education from the University of Jos, I obtained a national certificate in computer general application from same University with background knowledge in Digital Literacy from Intel Corporation and Worldpulse with experience in Mobile App development from Andela, nHubNG and Technovation Iridescent.

As a skilled human right advocate, I am passionate about providing innovative and proactive solutions to obstacle in Girls education. I am passionately raising support to provide scholarships for vulnerable girls and ensuring that the government makes the education of girls a priority/

My Vision

Keturah Shammah envisions a world where girls' right to education is been defended, protected and promoted towards reaching their potential.

Needs

My work for girls requires individuals,organisations, institution and groups to donate their finances, time, energy, skills and expertise.

Abilities

I can support others' work in areas of
Facilitation of training
Event planning
Capacity building

Interests

Economic PowerEducation EqualityEmpowering GirlsEngaging Men and Boys in Gender EqualityGender-based ViolenceHuman Rights for WomenWomen in LeadershipWomen in TechnologyWomen's Health

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Keturah Shammah commented on In Memory of Vweta: We will not forget your name Aug 23 Keturah Shammah commented on #IamPossible campaign against Gender Violence Aug 01 Keturah Shammah commented on #IamPossible Aug 01 Keturah Shammah commented on COVID-19 Girls Emergency Response Fund Jul 08 Keturah Shammah commented on Thriving Thursdays: A Self-Care Clinic for Digital Ambassadors Jul 08 Keturah Shammah commented on #DigitalBalance4Better Jul 08 Keturah Shammah commented on COVID-19 Is Harming Education Worldwide-- So What Happens When Students Can’t Afford Another Setback? Jun 26 Keturah Shammah commented on Good Night Sister Aramide Jun 26 Keturah Shammah commented on In Honor of Aramide Oikelome Jun 26 Keturah Shammah loved DIGITAL ADVOCACY Campaign Mar 16 Keturah Shammah commented on I stand in solidarity for my sister Joyce Daser.Every Woman should speak against injustice Mar 16 Keturah Shammah commented on Still I Marched Against Rape and all forms of Gender Based Violence Mar 16 Keturah Shammah commented on Well deserved honor for my encouragers Jan 05 Keturah Shammah commented on ĹEADERS ARE LEARNERS May 08, 2019 Keturah Shammah commented on AFGHANISTAN: Dreaming Big for Our Daughters May 07, 2019 Keturah Shammah commented on My story May 04, 2019 Keturah Shammah loved My story May 04, 2019 Keturah Shammah commented on Empowering Kenyan girls and Women through use of Digital Technology by Daisy Onkoba May 01, 2019 Keturah Shammah loved DIGITAL BALANCE FOR BETTER!: Building a Digital Balance World as a World Pulse Ambassador Mar 22, 2019 Keturah Shammah commented on DIGITAL BALANCE FOR BETTER!: Building a Digital Balance World as a World Pulse Ambassador Mar 22, 2019 Keturah Shammah commented on RAISING OUR VOICES AGAINST INSECURITY OF WOMEN AND GIRLS IN NIGERIA Mar 08, 2019 Keturah Shammah commented on Happy women day Mar 08, 2019 Keturah Shammah commented on CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY Mar 08, 2019 Keturah Shammah loved Feedback from Our Teenage Mothers on Proposed Business Dec 01, 2017 Keturah Shammah loved From web app to mobile app to a chatbot! Dec 01, 2017 Keturah Shammah loved RWANDA: Our Periods Should Be a Source of Pride and Power Mar 20, 2017