Wycliffe O. AGANDA
He is proficient in developing and implementing successful work plans and monitoring and evaluation procedures. He believes in effectiveness and team building to ensure that duties are fulfilled efficiently and effectively beyond what is required and work in an organization that allows for personal development. He has over ten years’ work experience in both the public and private sector, specifically in education, administration, and project management.
Mr. Wycliffe has previously occupied different positions and before his venture into entrepreneurship world, He was ESOL Coach at Institute of Capacity Building (ICB, MKU) and also served as the Principal at Premier Teachers College, where he hosted the First Lady of the Republic of Rwanda for the first Early Childhood Teachers’ graduation as the Chief Guest, He has proven abilities in strategic thinking, leadership, event planning, and problem-solving in serious and fast-paced environments that has seen tremendous growth of Wibena Institute and Impact respectively.
He was the lead IT specialist at Payback in Munich, Germany, certified Tour Guide at Rightway Travel & Tourism in Dubai and General Manager for the Ocean Sky Group of Companies Dubai. Some of his work in the various fields has been published in DailyMail UK, c’t (Magazin fuer Computertechnik) and PC-Magazin.
He is certified in Retail Sales, IT-Service & Support, IT Infrastructure Administration, Operating Systems and Hardware, Graphic Design, Web Design and Cybersecurity. Besides the field of IT, he holds certification in International Business Management and Administration (MBA), English / German language teaching and interpretation and Self-Défense. He gathered several years of experience as language teacher in various volunteer positions in different countries and on-the-job training at language schools and centers including the Goethe Institut among others.
Marie Josée NDAYIZIGIYE
She is passionate about implementing intervention in both family, community and health system, against sexual and gender based violence and child marriage in a bid to promote public health. She is very passionate about talent management and personal development and believes in unlocking the potential of people.
Marie Josee is a champion for women, inclusive social economic transformation and eradication of unfavorable cultural practices. Because of her passion to transform Africa through women, in March 2020 she has been appointed as the TWOW Representative for Rwanda where she represents women’s voice.
Rene Yves UWAYO
UWAYO is as well a passionate activist, he has co-founded an organization named “Genesis Initiative” that advocates for women empowerment among others. He represented Rwanda in the “A greener Africa: Youth and climate change” forum that took place in Niamey from the 7th to the 8th of July 2019. He works with an organization called “RSC Africa” that partners with UNHCR to provide a safe space for refugees. UWAYO is a proud defender and activist for ideals of freedom and liberty, he is a local coordinator of “Students For Liberty”.
UWAYO is also an adjudicator with Aspire Debate Rwanda. He was the Deputy Chief Adjudicator of the East African University Debate Champion 2019, held in Nairobi. He is a Model African union fellow. He, as well, was elected a Youlead Ambassador and East African Youth Parliamentarian. He is currently the Regional Programs Manager for Wibena Impact.
Eric Muhindi Robert
Maaike van Beek
She graduated from University Utrecht the Netherlands in 2016 and obtained her bachelor degree in Social Work and Services. She has already various work experience in the Netherlands. She has work experience at a primary school, in event management, with children and young peoples with disabilities and the last two years in the position of a team manager.
She is well presented with excellent communication and interpersonal skills with an economic approach to solving problems and the ability to stay within approved budgets, schedules and achieve goals.
As an event organizer, she has successfully organized cultural exchange programs for artists across the East African region for events like Ubumuntu Arts Festival 2019, Spoken word Rwanda 2018 & 2019 and the Transpoesis. Out of this she has acquired an extensive knowledge of the East Africa art scene.
She has also worked with the Afflatus Africa group in planning and organizing the Reading for Change project. She holds Bachelor’s degree in Education (Literature major). She has greatly been involved in theatre performance and worked with Contact TV as a host of talk show, MindLab.
Kalinda Umutoni Nadine
She graduated in the United States of America in December 2016 with a bachelor degree of Arts in Biology and Psychology. During her school year, she has always loved engaging herself in Humanitarian activities with organizations such as; Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity. She has been in working since 2013 in different areas but mostly in the healthcare field. She worked with Doctors as a scribe at St Luke’s Hospital in the USA; as an assistant for Substance Abuse Counselor with Youth and Adults in the USA. She also worked at Autism Rwanda, as a teacher for Autistic Children.
Her mission in life is to make an impact on earth by bringing positivity and light to as many people by contributing to the creation of solutions of the challenging issues the World is faced with.