William Waru
William Waru
Member
Last update: Feb 23, 2024
William Waru
Last update: Feb 23, 2024
Details
Citizenship:
South Sudan
Languages:
English
Highest Degree:
Masters
Experience:
21 years
Sectors:
Rural Development, Civil Society & NGOs, Education, Training, Inst. Devt. & Cap. building, Programme & Resource Management, Decentralization & Local Development
Gender:
Male
Address:
Gudele Residential Area, Block 9, Plot No. 788, Juba-South Sudan.
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About

I am an educationist with Masters in Educational Planning, Economics and International Development and a Bachelor of Arts with Education degree.  I have over 19 years of professional experience in Sudan, South Sudan, and Rwanda.   During this period, I worked with several national and international non-governmental organizations, including the United Nations. I held both junior and senior positions. Currently, I work as a Country Director and technically oversee a four-year girls’ education project called Adolescent Girls’ Education in Crises Initiative (AGENCI) in South Sudan.  My experience, skills area, and competencies include program/project management, technical support in education, volunteer for development management, sub-grants management, institutional capacity assessment, and formulation and delivery of capacity development plans. Specifically, I have:

§  Twelve (12) years of experience in project and program management;

§  Ten (10) years of education program delivery and management-

§  Eight (8) years of experience in delivering and managing capacity-building projects targeting government institutions, local/national organizations, and civil society organizations;

§  Eight (8) years of experience in partnerships management. I am familiar with the international localization agenda: Charter for Chance (C4C) Grand Bargain and the new USAID local capacity strengthening policy;

§   Five (5)years of work experience in the design and delivery of training Programs;

§  Five (5) years of experience in sub-grant management;

§  Five (5) years of a leadership role as Deputy Country Director and Country Director;

§  Experience managing USAID, DFID, and GAC grants, including funding from CFGB, the Government of Netherlands, and Belgian Government funds;

Experience coordinating consortia for four (4) years.

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