Robinah ZaweddeHead Education Specialist, East Africa (Uganda)
Robinah is Head Education Specialist for East Africa with the responsibility of supervising the EduQuality program in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda.
Robinah joined the EduFinance team in March 2016, playing a key role in establishing the EduQuality programme in Uganda. Prior to joining Opportunity International, Robinah worked as the Headteacher and Academic Supervisor of the Kinderkare Schools, as well as an English teacher at Mengo Senior School – both in Uganda. She has ten years’ experience in the Ugandan education system in both privately owned and government aided institutions of learning. She was selected to represent Uganda in the Professional Development Qualification (International Leaders in Education Program) from the United States Department of State where she worked in a multi-cultural school system in Ohio, exploring global trends and internationally accepted education processes and delivery strategies.
Robinah has a Bachelors of Arts degree in Education from Makerere University and is pursuing an MBA at the Uganda Management Institute. She is also a specialist in Early Childhood Education and has a certificate from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania for completing the Women’s World Banking’s Leadership and Diversity for Innovation Program.