Asia is a Ugandan Development Economist that is passionate about empowering schools and communities with literacy and digital skills. She is a fervent believer that access to quality; education, skills and information is everyone's right. She has actively advocated and promoted basic and digital literacy especially for girls and women in suburban and rural Uganda since 2007.
Through her tireless efforts, she was able to co- found Maendeleo Foundation, a local NGO that has impacted over 70,000 Ugandans in rural and suburban communities with digital skills and access to information.
She currently serves as an Executive Director for Maendeleo Foundation and a Country Director of Sister Schools (an NGO that promotes basic literacy in rural schools).
Asia’s ambition is to continue inspiring women and girls to embrace technology to improve their lives.