IGF 2023 Day 0 Event #189 Women IGF Summit

Sunday, 8th October, 2023 (00:00 UTC) - Monday, 9th October, 2023 (01:30 UTC)
WS 2 – Room A

Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Emerging Technologies
Chat GPT, Generative AI, and Machine Learning

AI & Emerging Technologies

Girlhype Women Who Code
Baratang Miya - Girlhype Whomen Who Code                   Mactar Seck - UNECA                                                                                                      Anja Gengo - UN IGF Secretariat                                                                                                    Thoko Miya - ISOC South Africa 



Baratang Miya - Girlhype Women Who Code

Mactar Seck - UNECA

Margret Nyambura - Global Digital Inclusion Partnership

Lily Botsyoe - Youth 

Onsite Moderator

Baratang Miya

Online Moderator

Thoko Miya


Elizabeth Kalitsiro Mwale


4. Quality Education
5. Gender Equality
8. Decent Work and Economic Growth
17. Partnerships for the Goals

Targets: The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a set of 17 global goals adopted by the United Nations in 2015. The SDGs aim to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all. Gender equality is one of the key goals of the SDGs, and it is integrally linked to achieving many of the other goals, such as ending poverty and promoting economic growth.




Women IGF Summit


Call to Action (* deadline 2 hours after session)

Women IGF should study what are the cost of women exclusion in the digital leadership and spaces, the cost of women’s lack of internet access

Women in IGF be recognized as an NRI and inclusive and representative of the global issues.

Session Report (* deadline 26 October) - click on the ? symbol for instructions

 A call to action is to promote Women IGF globally, to identify and work with ambassadors or champions of internet governance to push for national actions required to empower women and give opportunity to participate as leaders in the Internet Governance and Policy formulation and to be recognized as an NRI at IGF global level. Secondly to support the Feministic Principles inclusion in the Global Digital Compact.