Claudine Migisha comes from the Eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Her journey began when she became an orphan at the age of 6 years old.
While growing up Claudinesuffered hunger and sleepless nights because of civil wars and conflict in her village in theEastern Part of Congo known as Rutshuru in North Kivu province. She holds a bachelor’s degreein Psychology from Africa University (AU), a Master Card Foundation Alumni from 2019, AWatson Accelerator program Alumni 2020 and Golden Girls Global Leadre. She is also aCIYOTA Alumni and volunteer and a Women Deliver Conference 2019 delegate. Her passion isto see women and girls empowered, and community development. Claudine believes that womenand girls in her community possess not only the power to deliver children, but also the power todeliver sustainable peace and development in her country.Since 2005 Claudine has been working with youth in her community to connect with otherpeacemakers around the globe. In 2015 at her arrival at AU, Claudine founded a giving backinitiative that worked to support the refugee community in the Tongogara refugee camp inZimbabwe. This initiative has created a doorway for
young researchers interested in refugeecases, and a great impact on refugees.
Claudine previously worked at Nduna Girls as Assistantand program administrator and at Think Africa as The Art Department Manager and AssistantProgram Intern. Claudine started Nguvu Ya Africa (Power of Africa) on 25 th August 2019 as thesolution to the toughest political and economic crisis facing marginalized girls and women in theEastern part of the DRC. She is currently the Managing Executive Director and founder atNguvuYa Africa.
Goma , ULPGL/KYESHERO – DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGOEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgTéléphone: (+243) 976 718 009