Jabhera Matogoro, Ph.D.

Jabhera Matogoro holds Masters of Science in Computer Science and Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Dodoma and University of Dar es Salaam respectively. Mr. Matogoro is a teaching staff at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of the College of Informatics and Virtual Education. Mr. Jabhera Matogoro is the Founder and Chairperson of Tanzania Community Networks Alliance (www.tzcna.or.tz), an umbrella organization for community networks in Tanzania. Mr. Matogoro is the recipient of Open Internet Engineering Mozilla Fellowship for the year 2019 – 2020. Jabhera Matogoro is working to scale-up community owned cooperative societies in Tanzania aimed in making cooperative attractive for youth and young girls in Tanzania at the same time addressing challenges associated with broadband Internet access. Mr. Matogoro initiated Tanzania Victory Garden as a way to empower women and youth economically so that they can afford to pay for their communication services which is sporadically available and sometime expensive for ordinary citizen to afford. Mr. Matogoro is an active member to many forums in Africa and beyond.