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Rosemary Mugwe

Africa Director

Rosemary Mugwe

Why you chose your animal

Giraffe – "When I see a giraffe, I see beauty, gracefulness, gentleness, and undistracted vision in life."

Biography

Rosemary is leading our advocacy with Governments, Regional Economic Communities, Intergovernmental organisations, Academic institutions and non-state actors to secure partnership and political commitment to strengthen paediatric surgical capacity interventions in the sub- Sahara region.

She is a lawyer with an advanced degree in development. She has over 15 years of experience working on health development initiatives for various government agencies, International and regional organisations, and has had the opportunity to interact widely with significant regional process that shape health and economic development.

"Surgery has always been the missing piece! KidsOR is making surgery children centred in the health service delivery system. I am humbled to be part of the team of the leading organisation in children’s surgery in Africa."

When she is not at work Rosemary loves spending time with her family and friends.