Nora Mathelemuse was raised both in Germany and South Africa. They have an academic background in Psychology, Sociology and Data Science. In 2019, Nora took part in the Social Justice Fellowship here in Berlin and since then has continued their work with a directed focus on social Justice Issues. In 2020, they focused on Programming and are now working within the field of Data Science, creating algorithms for hate speech detection and investigating social injustice which are being reproduced online. Their interests lies in algorithmic discrimination, sexual education and gender diversity. When Nora is not working on technical investigations they are involved in sexual education, holding and hosting workshops about gender diversity.
Updated June 2022
More from Nora Mpho Mathelemuse
Nora and Pauline are two non-binary people who were frustrated about the sex-education they received. How can it be that we only learn as adults about important issues like safer sex in non-heterosexual constellations, consent, and that sexuality is about so much more than reproduction?
Mentoring Program: Kick-Off Event
Today we are launching our new mentoring program for the Action Projects of our 2019 Fellows.
Humanity in Action Germany Announces the 2019 German Fellows Cohort
From a competitive pool of applicants, 15 Fellows from Germany were selected to join the 2019 Humanity in Action Fellows cohort.