• Rwanda_ALL
  • Rwanda_G4-2022-2023
Josiane NIYONIZEYE was born and raised in western part of Rwanda. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Agribusiness from University of Rwanda. During her studies, Josiane was a class representative. She carried out an academic internship at College of Agriculture Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine (CAVM) on value chain analysis. Josiane worked in Kigali Agri-service Agency (KASA) as a Field Supervisor in landscaping, and also worked in data collection at University of Rwanda single project implementation unit(UR/SPIU) on integrated digital primary health care in Rwanda. Apart from that, she attended different trainings like: training on leadership and entrepreneurship provided by Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT) Rwanda where she served as peer-to-peer coach. She also attended training on soil conservation where she practiced on agroforestry which resulted in environmental conservation, another training on boosting farmers yield through the smart Nkunganire System, innovative tool to link and empower stakeholders involved in the subsidies program that handle fertilizers, improved seeds, mechanization and small scale irrigation technology. Josiane’s mission is to contribute to community development with prosper, passion and empathy. She emphasizes self-confidence and dignity, not as an ideal but as a real test of community organization.