Editor, African Feminism
Beyond Big Men, Big Empires and Borders
– African Women Reclaiming their Voice and Reimagining the Future
Rosebell is a journalist, pan-Africanist social commentator. She is the curator and editor of African Feminism- AF, a platform that document narratives and experiences of African women on the continent and the diaspora. She has expertise in media, gender, peace and conflict issues. Her writing appears in international media like The Guardian, Al Jazeera and Quartz. She holds a Masters in Media, Peace and Conflict Studies from United Nations-mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica. In 2018 she was honored with the Anna Guèye award for her advocacy for digital democracy, justice and equality by Africtivistes, a network of African activists. The World Economic Forum recognized her as one of the Young Global Leaders under the age of 40. Kagumire is invested in smashing narratives about Africa and in particular the portrayal of African women in the public discourse and she is constantly working on her feminist consciousness.