layout: col-sidebar title: OWASP Mombasa tag: Mombasa region: Africa

## Welcome Welcome to the Mombasa chapter homepage. We are looking for dedicated group of application security professionals and IT enthusiasts, we'd love to have you join us. ## Participation The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a non-profit foundation that works to improve the security of software. All of our projects, tools, documents, forums and chapters are free and open to anyone interested in improving application security. Chapters are led by local leaders in accordance with the [Chapter Leader Handbook] (/www-policy/rules-of-procedure/chapter-handbook). Financial contributions should only be made online using the authorized online donation button. To be a SPEAKER at ANY OWASP Chapter in the world simply review the [speaker-agreement] (/www-policy/speaker-agreement) and then contact the local Chapter leader with details of what OWASP project, independent research, or related software security topic you would like to present. Everyone is Welcome and encouraged to participate in our [Projects] (/projects), [Local Chapters] (/chapters), [Events] (/events), [Online Groups] ( {:target='_blank'}. We especially encourage diversity in all our initiatives. OWASP is a fantastic place to learn about application security, to network, and even to build you reputation as expert. We also encourage you to [become a member] (/membership) or consider a [donation] (/donate) to support our ongoing work. ## local News -Meeting Location -Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings {} Links ### Leaders * [Salim Mwachuo](mailto:[email protected])