Nana Mgbechikwere Nwachukwu is a lawyer and a policy consultant with over 13 years of experience working on policy issues across various sectors in multiple countries and engaged with and built relationships with various civil society actors, academics, government actors, media platforms, and thought leaders worldwide.
She expertly synthesizes complex data/information to inform action and is passionate about strengthening digital spaces as governance, policy-making, and free speech tools, particularly for women and girls. She is interested in the intersection of media, technology, and communities.
In a different life, she is a business strategist supporting startups, cryptocurrency [blockchain] DAOs, and small businesses on business strategy, conscientious ad marketing, trust and safety, and regulatory consulting She is interested in research around the opportunities and challenges of technology. While at the Berkman Klein Centre, she will continue contributing to research on digital authoritarianism and other AI-related issues in the Global South. Beyond work, she volunteers her time strengthening small businesses and civil society organizations' capacity to navigate legal issues. Nana enjoys meeting people and an unlimited supply of cappuccinos.