Nashilongo Gervasius is a Digital Policy Researcher, Media and Communications Specialist and Trainer and Development Practitioner from Namibia.
She is the founding President of the Internet Society Namibia Chapter, and an advisor to the Namibia National Working Group on Internet Governance Forum with interest in digital policy, media development and development.
Nashilongo was recently appointed by the President of Namibia to serve on the Presidential Task Force on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), where she chairs the sub-committee on Infrastructure and National Data.
She is the Director of NamTshuwe Digital, a Public Policy, Communication and Tech Hive that works on the fields of technology policy, media and communication development. Nashilongo holds a Masters Degree in ICT and Knowledge Society and has completed a Masters in Science in Global Media and Communication at the London School of Economics and Politics.
She is a Plus Social Good Connector (2019/2021) with the UN Foundation promoting the SDGs and is an Open Internet Leader Fellow at CIMA/NDI and CIPE.