Our Partners

Women in Technology Uganda (WITU)

Areas of Focus

Digital Technology
Gender Equality

Through education in STEM, leadership development, and entrepreneurship training, Women in Technology Uganda (WITU) empowers girls and young women, putting the reins of power firmly in their hands.

Barbara Mutabazi

Founder and CEO, Board of Directors

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Barbara is the Founder and Managing Director of Women In Technology Uganda, an organization that is empowering women and girls from underserved communities to live sustainable and fulfilling lives through use of technology education, business skilling and linking them to work opportunities. Prior to founding WITU, Barbara co-founded Hive Colab, Uganda’s first innovation hub, business accelerator and incubator for East African technology startups and whose mission is to build local tech and business capacity and scale up ideas with positive social and economic returns. Prior to this, Barbara was Country Manager and lead project manager for digital projects at Appfrica Labs, a software development consultancy connecting the world to African Developers. Barbara has a MSC. in Information systems management from the University of Salford, Manchester, UK, a bachelor's degree in Business computing from Makerere University Business School and a post graduate diploma in project planning and management from Uganda Management Institute.

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