Marian Sharifa

Disability is not inability and Marian Sharifa is a living embodiment of this statement.


Sharifa is an Information Technology expert who has defied all odds to advance in the tech industry.


The tech expert is most popular for her groundbreaking innovations in digital trends.


During the year, she won the 2023 Global IT Challenge for Youth with Disabilities that was hosted in Abu Dhabi, UAE.


The prestigious award brought together innovative youth across the globe with Marian Sharifa and Elias Bobe from Ethiopia bagging the Super Challenger Awards.


Her representation of the disabled on global stages has positioned her as a champion and inspired other young people to pursue their dreams regardless of their setbacks.