Africa’s most influential women in Science and Tech
Connotea Imports 2012-07-31
One of the 10 women is Heather Ford: "Heather Ford...launched Creative Commons South Africa, was project director of the Commons-Sense programme at Wits University’s Link Centre and co-founded the African Commons Project. Heather was appointed executive director of iCommons, a UK based corporation that seeks to improve the global commons by promoting collaboration amongst supporters of open education, access to knowledge, open access publishing and free software communities. Heathers’ research and work in developing the commons led her to Wikipedia, where she serves as a member of the Wikimedia Foundation Advisory Board...."