TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA

Joined May 2014
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Bio

About Me

Betty Tshepiso Mokoena born to Deaf parents, based in City of Cape Town, working for the Universith of Cape Town (UCT). I studied South African Sign Language Linguistics at the University of Witwatersrand in 2000 subsequent to that transcribed and translated Deaf life stories of Gays and Lesbians in South Africa. I furthered my studies at Regenesys Business School completed Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management. In addition to that I have obtained different advanced certificates in Project Management, Presentation skills and Desmond Tutu Women in Leadership program.

Founder of Tshepiso Mokoena Foundation (TMF) and Board Member of Sign Language Education Development (SLED). Recipient of the USA 2013 Professional Fellows Distinguished Impact Award, Mentee at the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women based in the UK: Women in Business Mentorship program. 2016 Loreal Paris Women of Worth Honouree.

My Vision

My Passions: Touching the lives of ordinary citizens with the aim of making a difference.

Needs

The support that I urgently require, is to access program that empowers women and girls with disabilties in Africa.

Abilities

Leadership Skills
A strategist
Motivational Speaker and willing to share what I know with women of Africa

Interests

Economic PowerEducationGender-based ViolenceGirlsHealthHuman RightsLeadershipTechnology

Posts

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TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA loved PHILIPPINES: My Words Must be Written May 10, 2017 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA loved ZAMBIA: Can Women Have It All? May 10, 2017 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA loved Women Making Films - Solidarity Through Cinema May 10, 2017 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA loved CAMEROON: Standing Up For My Needs as a Mother May 10, 2017 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on Association For The Promotion Of Women And Childern Sierra Leone Jun 12, 2016 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on 19 Leaders at the Root of Change Feb 08, 2016 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on Deaf Women Economic Emancipation Program (DWEEP) Progress Report Jan 22, 2016 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on My Asset Map Jan 19, 2016 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on An Open Letter to Young Men Everywhere Jan 18, 2016 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on Greetings to you all!!!! Nov 12, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on " Born into a Silent World Nov 08, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on The freedom of speech is for all Nov 06, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on 7 Women, 7 Ideas Changing Lives Nov 05, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on Education for girls and women refugees Nov 05, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on Education and the Africa woman. Oct 16, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on From a Rumble to a Roar: Women Speak Out in the Congo Oct 06, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on violence in our home Sep 16, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on Deaf Women Economic Emancipation Program (DWEEP) Aug 28, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on My Journey! Aug 27, 2015 TSHEPISO BETTY MOKOENA commented on Back2School at the age of 13 Years Aug 27, 2015