Nathan Okiror || Founder, Board Chair & Team Leader

Nathan Okiror

Founder, Board Chair & Team Leader

Nathan Okiror received his Undergraduate Degree in Social Work and Community Development from Kyambogo University where he focused on Social Work and its role in transforming communities and his postgraduate diplomas in Social Work from Alison Institute. He has been recognized as a community-change influencer through the Swedish TV program Lärlabbet and has also be featured on Shoutout Socal Los Angeles and Uganda Radio Network.

He is YALI East Africa Regional Center Alumnus, Robert Bosch Alumnus, Ashoka Xchangemaker Fellow, and Commonwealth Royal Associate Fellow.  He was also recently nominated as MHM Champion 2021 in Uganda by the Ministry of Education & Sports and SDG Secretariat Uganda. As a person, he is strongly guided by the principle that true community empowerment is centered on the individual experiencing the problem as the alternate principal designer of the solution.