Programme Manager, Sinar Project, Malaysia
Szeming Tan is Programme Manager at Sinar Project, an initiative using open technology and applications to systematically make important information public and more accessible to the Malaysian people.
Szeming is an experienced civil society organization programme manager with multidisciplinary skills, cross-practice knowledge and experience of working with human rights, environmental issues, government development policy, government transparency and digital rights.
Her work in developing Sinar Project’s Digital Rights programme has helped provide support for digital security and safety of at-risk groups, increased youth participation in digital rights and internet governance for Malaysia and internationally for Southeast Asia and East Asia. Szeming is one of the panellists in the Defining Internet Universality Indicators session at Vietnam Internet Forum 2017.