Sophie Ngassa

Joined Aug 2015
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Bio

About Me

Sophie is very passionate about technology innovations. She has been teaching in a Technical College for 13 years. She is a TechWomen 2014 fellow, AnitaB.org Africa community Leader and a Grace Hopper Scholar 2016. She is a Technovation Challenge Reg Amb; Her Story Matters Regional Ambassador and the Women TechMakers Lead of GDG Bamenda, Cameroon. She founded in 2010 a youth vocational technical training and entrepreneurship development center called CYEED http://www.cyeed.net/

Recently completed a post graduate program in Water Resources Management in the University of Dschang (FASA).

She strives to create sustainable and accessible technology-based solutions for undeserved communities and engaged in finding new approaches to face challenges in her community.

She is actively engaged in motivating girls’ interest in STEM by providing digital hands-on skills for young women in her community.

My Vision

Building a society where women are secured via strong engagement in productive and sustainable activities in STEM fields.

Needs

Equipment and material : computers, laptops, tablets, tables & chairs, internet credit, projector & white board, flip chart and stand. .

Abilities

CYEED has a computer lab and one teacher. I can offer training in MOS applications, MIT App Inventor and Scratch programming languages.

Interests

Economic PowerEducation EqualityEmpowering GirlsGender-based ViolenceHuman Rights for WomenWomen and the EnvironmentWomen in LeadershipWomen in TechnologyWomen's Health

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Sophie Ngassa loved TECHNOLOGY IMPACTS MY BUSINESS Jun 10 Sophie Ngassa loved AN ERA OF INSECURITY Jun 10 Sophie Ngassa commented on The Story of 'WE' (My TEDx Talk Experience) Jun 10 Sophie Ngassa loved The Story of 'WE' (My TEDx Talk Experience) Jun 10 Sophie Ngassa loved Grateful for a Platform to Listen Jun 10 Sophie Ngassa loved Who is a real woman Mar 14 Sophie Ngassa loved I have been transformed by technology; “Now I have the power to keep transforming women and girls with disabilities In grassroots communities” Mar 14 Sophie Ngassa loved Being inspired and motivated by World Pulse Mar 05 Sophie Ngassa loved Making the African women enjoy her dignity with her hair style Feb 27 Sophie Ngassa loved Ode to my mentor and others like her Feb 27 Sophie Ngassa loved Shocking results from a survey on cyber safety practices and the state of digital literacy Feb 27 Sophie Ngassa loved Face your fears Feb 25 Sophie Ngassa loved Hope comes from Feminist Solidarity Jan 27 Sophie Ngassa commented on NOMINATING SISTER SOPHIE NGASSA FOR THE AMBASSADOR CATEGORY. Jan 16 Sophie Ngassa loved NIGERIA: Why I Stand With Her Dec 30, 2019 Sophie Ngassa loved PAKISTAN: I Am a Fighter Dec 30, 2019 Sophie Ngassa loved A LETTER TO A GIRL Oct 28, 2019 Sophie Ngassa loved INDIA: One Toilet Started a Body Dignity Movement Oct 28, 2019 Sophie Ngassa loved SOUTH AFRICA: The Rise of a Scorned Child Oct 28, 2019 Sophie Ngassa loved Education as a bait in the Anglophone Crisis Oct 28, 2019 Sophie Ngassa loved Happy World Peace Day 2019 Sep 23, 2019 Sophie Ngassa loved Peace Building a Tool for Overcoming Conflicts Sep 23, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on The Future of Security Is Here Sep 23, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on Speaking engaments: Digital Rights advocacy in times of crisis. Jul 11, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on I am going back to school this time as a commonwealth scholar hurray Jul 10, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on I'm a girl child, I'm strong to go. Jun 06, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on CAMEROON: Practicing Medicine in a Community Plagued by War Jun 06, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on We have an Unbeatable Faith. May 31, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on CIPE Open Internet for Democracy Leaders Program 2019 ($1000 USD honorarium & Fully Funded to 2019 Internet Governance Forum in Berlin,Germany) May 25, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on Motherboard May 08, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on Our Multipurpose Digital Empowerment Center for women and girls. Apr 18, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on Tech, My true love Apr 18, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on I Lose no opportunity to be mentored Mar 24, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on Reduce the gender divide in Africa Mar 20, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on Have you ever felt invisible? Mar 20, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on WE ARE THE WORLD PULSE WOMEN ! Mar 20, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on Thank you Mar 03, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on My Potential became unlimited from this date. Mar 03, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on Another Dream Feb 21, 2019 Sophie Ngassa commented on We’re searching for the most ambitious, game changing, female-led impact ventures in Africa: yher Africa 2019 Accelerator Program Feb 08, 2019