Alumni Profile: Agatha Nasikiwa Berya

By the Alumni Relations Office

Nasikiwa is the founder of AFRAT Agriculture Company Limited. She is currently serving in International Labour Organization as Senior Communications and Information Management Assistant for the United Republic of Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi, and Uganda. She has more than 10 years’ experience in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, and Banking fields, having worked in various private and public organizations.

She holds a Master’s degree in communications from the Walden University Minnesota, USA, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from USIU-Africa and Post Graduate Diploma in Management in Foreign Relations from the Centre of Foreign Relations Kurasini, Tanzania.

She is also a certified Director and member of the Institute of Directors in Tanzania (IoDT) as well as Certified professional in social media and Email Marketing by the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Nasikiwa is keen on community and plays a big role in it by elevating women and young Tanzanians by levelling the playing fields through creation of opportunities for them both economically and socially. She also supports the government in provision of safe and reliable health services especially to children with cardiac diseases.

She is a believer of structural and strategical change to the community and country at large. Her efforts have always been backed up by her motto, ready for change.

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