Named by Google as one of the Top 20 Innovators in Africa and Top 20 under 35 Young African Changemakers by the African Viewpoint Journal, Gloria Mangi is an award-winning, innovative tech creative from Tanzania.
As founder and President of the award-winning project, African Queens Project which won the global award by World Summit Awards, and with almost a decade of journalism and media experience, Gloria is at the forefront of innovation, activism, and technology. Having grown up in places like Saudi Arabia, Northern Ireland, California, and Tanzania has given her a strong background and a wide perspective on issues both on a global front and a national front. She speaks and moderates various panels and platforms on issues surrounding technology, leadership, activism, women, and Pan-Africanism.
The African Queens Project provides a unique angle in that it highlights the different stories of African women worldwide, the reader can find themselves in these women. We seek to inspire to aspire via our video clips, audio bites, and other motivational material we offer. We want to empower women around Africa who think that they are the only ones going through what they are going through and to open their eyes to various possibilities and opportunities.