Innocent Chamisa


Innocent Chamisa
Communications & Visibility Officer

Juris Master, Innocent Chamisa is a multilingual International Development practitioner with domestic, regional and international experience and exposure.

Juris Master, Innocent Chamisa is a multilingual International Development practitioner with domestic, regional and international experience and exposure. His expertise is pivoted on a strong international, interdisciplinary academic and professional background, and a well-built understanding of global contemporary development and humanitarian issues glued with development law mastery. Proven skills in Youth work| Rule of Law advisory| Natural Resource Management |Agriculture| ICT4D| Rural Development| Climate change| Policy work |Research |Advocacy | Partnership building| Proposal writing| Project assessments| Knowledge and social media management| Communication for Development| Digital Communication.  Innocent is an active, inspirational and very engaging young leader who has proved his ingenuity in all spheres of development. He is a creative and a strategic young leader, who is intrinsically motivated and has emerged as a global force in development. A 2018 & 2019-Next Gen Social Media Ambassador for Food Security. Innocent enjoys the Science-Policy and Practice nexus, and he is a pro-poor advocate. Innocent worked for The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, (FAO) in Algiers, Rome and Harare, as an International expert on sustainable production systems and  Policy Consultant. He also worked for many local and international NGOs supporting Agriculture, Rural development, ICT4D, and Youth related projects in Zimbabwe, Algeria, Tunisia, Sweden, Italy and the USA. 

Innocent is a scholar who holds a Master of Jurisprudence -Major Rule of Law for Development from Loyola University Chicago -School of Law-USA. A Master of Science (MSc) Degree in Rural Development and Natural Resource Management from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. A Masters (MSc-1) in Land restoration, development and Management and a bachelor of Science Honors (BSc. Hons) degree in Agribusiness and Management of Agro food processing industries, both obtained from Blida University in Algeria. Innocent also holds a Professional International Certificate in Information, Communication and Technologies for Development from Italy.