ABOUT US


Why we #QuestionConvention

ABOUT US


 

ALT Advisory is a public interest advisory firm focusing on public law, information rights, data privacy, emergent tech and social innovation in Africa.

We strive to develop fundamental rights and galvanise activism in the information age through effective and innovative public interest advisory services.

#QuestionConvention

Developing international human rights law

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OUR PEOPLE


The ALT Advisory Team

Avani Singh (ALT)

Avani Singh

Director // Co-Founder // Practice Lead: Information Rights & Data Privacy

LinkedIn | @AvaniS_RSAE-mail Avani

Michael Power ALT

Michael Power

Director // Co-Founder // Practice Lead: Pubic Law & Emergent Technology

LinkedIn | @MikePowerRSA | E-mail Michael

17-min

Tina Power

Associate Analyst // Researcher

LinkedIn | E-mail Tina

Jessie Rashid ALT

Jessie Rashid

Office Manager // Human Resources Officer

LinkedIn | @Rashid_Jessie | E-mail Jessie

Kwazi Nwana (Clean)-min

Kwazi Nwana

 Technology // Design Officer

LinkedInE-mail Kwazi

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Promoting rights-based technology innovation

FORMER TEAM MEMBERS


Previous members of the ALT Advisory Team

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Mila Cook

Senior Consultant (August 2019-April 2020)

22 min
Tshepiso Hadebe

Research Intern (January-March 2020)

23 min
Muchengeti Hwacha

Research Intern (January-March 2020)

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Justin Bryant

Research Intern (September-October 2019)

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Rumbidzai Mawela

Research Intern (July-August 2019)

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Brynne Guthrie

Google Policy Fellow (January-June 2019)

Marianne Holbrook-min
Marianne Holbrook

Research Intern (February-April 2019)

Developing Africa’s digital rights landscape

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OUR VISION / MISSION


 

  • Mission

    We strive to develop fundamental rights and galvanise activism in the information age through effective and innovative public interest advisory services.

  • Vision

    ALT Advisory envisages an inclusive and empowering information age in which fundamental rights are protected and promoted, on- and offline.

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Safeguarding information rights and privacy in Africa

OUR POLICIES


 

Accessibility

Promoting access for all people, including people with disabilities. 

Best Practices

Promoting the best business and corporate practices.

Equality

Making ALT a safe space for people online.

Open Source

Supporting free/libre and open-source software (FLOSS) development.

Privacy

Protecting your personal information and advising you on how your data is used.

Questioning Convention in the information age

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EMPOWERMENT


 

Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) is an initiative by the South African Government that seeks to redress previous patterns of disadvantage in the South African economy.

In terms of the revised B-BBEE Codes, ALT has a Level 4 BEE Status with 100% procurement recognition.

ALT’s BEE certification is available on request.

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