Tanaka Chingonzo Python & C programmer. Web Developer. Tanaka Chingonzo is a global shaper with the World Economic Forum, and a student from Zimbabwe. He is a software engineer and student in Ohio. Computer Science and Sociology Double Major | Digital Humanities Student | Making Connections between people and data

About

Projects

Apply Africa Twitter Bot

Twitter bot that posts scholarships, internships, and conferences through the @applyafrica twitter account. Built using python, C, json

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Apply Africa

Apply Africa is an online platform that bridges the gap between theoretical education and practical implementation. Our website attracts 5,000+ views monthly with 500+ people engaging with us on our various social media platforms. Unlike other platforms for youth opportunities, we distinguish ourselves. We do this with extremely niche opportunities for the Zimbabwean population of the student, graduate and professional demographic. Built with HTML, CSS, JavaScript.

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Shaped Financial Literacy

Shaped curriculum tool to better manage personal finances. The Shaped curriculum is designed to give you the tools you need to better manage your finances. It is perfect for students and professionals alike as it equips you with practical tools to take control of your finances. Built from an HTML5 Bootstrap template.

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Pamwe Infrastructure Platform

Community-sourced Infrastructure Information. It is a platform that will enable members of a community to work together to solve problems that the city councils and government have failed to address effectively due to poor communication with citizens. “Pamwe” derives from the Shona word, “Pamwe-Chete”, meaning “community and togetherness”. Communities become powerful when they work together, as exemplified by farming endeavors, retail cooperatives, and community art.

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Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2017

Annual Meeting of the New Champions- Africa's Meeting for Global Shapers of the World Economic Forum. The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos-Klosters remains the foremost creative force for engaging the world’s top leaders in collaborative activities to shape the global, regional and industry agendas at the beginning of each year. For over four decades, the World Economic Forum’s mission – improving the state of the world – has driven the design and development of the Annual Meeting programme. Built from an HTML5 Bootstrap template.

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Prism Brain Mapping Africa

it was designed for organisations to achieve day to day objectives, whilst experiencing: improved performance levels, increased employee engagement; and a strategic edge. Built with PHP on Wordpress.

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Rezident

it is a communication platform built to bridge the gap between citizens and their city councils. The platform allows both citizens to communicate directly with city council and city council to communicate with its citizens. Our team was formed at Startup Weekend Harare in May of 2014 and has been undergoing development and refinement since then. The concept was born out of problems we each face everyday.Health, transportation, water and sanitation. Built with HTML, CSS, and Javascript.

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SendIt- Blockchain remittances to the world.

The international remittances market is a $500 billion one. Worldwide, 230 million people send $500 billion in remittances each year, primarily using firms like Western Union, Moneygram, and RIA, which together control 1.1 million retail locations and account for more than 25% of the world’s annual remittance volume.

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Skills

Bio

September 2017 - Student Technology Assistant @ College of Wooster
2016 - Global Shaper @ World Economic Forum
2016 - 2017 Public Affairs Intern @ American Embassy in Zimbabwe
2016 - 2017 Associate Intern @ Spark Boulder
2014 - 2016 Web Developer @ QOR
2016 - 2018 Founder and Developer @ Apply Zimbabwe

Education