2020 JUDGE

Njideka Harry

Founder, Youth for Technology Foundation (YTF)

Njideka is the Founder of Youth for Technology Foundation (YTF), an international education technology nonprofit established in 2001. To date, YTF’s work has impacted over 1.7 million youth and women across five countries. In 2017, Njideka founded 3D Printing Academy for Girls (3DPAG) an education technology startup with a social impact that brings STEM to life by engaging girls in technology. 

She is a consultant to private sector companies, social enterprises, for-profit businesses with a social mission and international agencies on matters related to youth, information and communication technologies, entrepreneurship, and gender. A member of the panel of experts for the Education Index with the Legatum Institute, U.K., Njideka also serves on the “Civil Society and the Future of Work” council and the “Global Future for the New Equality” council at the World Economic Forum, and the Advisory Council for the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI).