A communications specialist, digital media strategist, public speaker and award-winning blogger. I have experience in new media, rights in crisis campaigning, gender, peace and security issues . I recently worked as a Public Information Officer and Social Media Manager at the International Organization for Migration (IOM).
In the past I have worked in Ugandan media as TV reporter and writer. I have a also worked as communication strategist and consultant for various international organizations.
The World Economic Forum recognized me among 200 Young Global Leaders under 40 for 2013.
My blog won the Waxal – Blogging Africa Awards, first African journalist blogging awards hosted by Panos Institute of West Africa in 2009. My reporting on peace and security was recognised at the 2008 Ugandan Investigative Journalism Awards hosted by Makerere University Department of Mass Communication.
I hold a Masters in Media, Peace and Conflict Studies from the United Nations mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica. I have also studied Non-Violent Conflict at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.