Donald Kasongi

Board Chairperson, HakiRasilimali

Donald Kasongi is a career Researcher and Policy Analyst. He is currently the Executive Director of Governance Links, a multidisciplinary Research and Policy Organization based in Mwanza. He chairs the Boards of Directors of HakiRasilimali and WoteSawa Young Domestic Workers Organization .He serves as Secretary General at the Nile Basin Discourse and Non-resident Research fellow at the University of Latin America in Foz-Brazil. Donald Kasongi has worked in Natural Resources Governance, Pastoralism, Water Diplomacy and Complex political emergencies. Before joining Governance Links, he worked at Agency for Co-operation and Research and Development (ACORD) in Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Botswana, Mozambique, Tanzania and Uganda. With a background in ecology, socio-economic analysis and policy making, Donald Kasongi has researched and published widely on Political Economy Analysis, HIV/AIDS Economics, Natural Resources management, Resilience, Pastoralism, Sustainable Agriculture, Climate change, Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) Fishing and Good Enough Governance in Sub Saharan Africa