Change Agent of the Month - July 2015 - Ms. Fasika Minda Melese, Ethiopia

It is now time to announce our Change Agent of the month for July 2015. 

One of our participants from the ICT and Pedagogical Development 2014A training program, Ms. Fasika Minda Melese from Ethiopia is being selected as the Change Agent of the Month for July 2015.

Name: Fasika Minda Melese

Country: Ethiopia

Organization: Addis Ababa University

Change Project: Computer Science for High School Students in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The change project focussed on capacity building and creating ICT awareness among students in Ethiopia. The change project has provided a successul result including a sustainability plan. The project is now part of the outreach program at the Department of Computer Science in Addis Ababa Unviersity. Click here to hear from the students that have been trained in ICT by Fasika.

Because of this project, Ms. Fasika has been recognised and selected as one of the six volunteer steering committee members in UNDP and Motorola Solutions initiative called International Network of Social Innovators for Human Development (INSIHD). Fasika now continues with her efforts to move the ICT /Mobile for development agenda in Ethiopia forward through the INSIHD forum for social innovators, entrepreneurs and key stakeholders.

We at LIFE Academy are proud to count Fasika as one of our very successful LIFE Alumni members and remember her as a hugely talented, fun-loving and an extremely determined change agent. 

LIFE Academy announces Ms. Fasika Minda Melese as our Change Agent of the Month for July 2015 with great pride and honour! 

Thank you very much and we wish you all the best!