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A Youth Activist, A civic leader , legal and Information Technology Development Actor .
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Vincent Ocen is a 30 year old self-driven, result oriented legal and Information Technology Sustainable Development actor with proven ability to work under multidisciplinary settings. He is the Global Youth Representative for Action for Sustainable Development Facilitation Group 2018-2020 and Executive Director for Sugur Development Agency (SUDA). His work mainly entails research, legal advocacy, facilitation, coordination and project management focused on development, governance and human rights policies. He is engaged in networking and cooperation with national and global civil society organizations and other development actors.
He has participated and recognized in various regional and international events. For instance; The 2018 UN Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development in Bonn Germany, Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) fellowship for African young leaders (18-35 years) in Nairobi, Kenya, Pan-African Debate Championship in Cape Town, South Africa, SDGs conference in Yaoundé, Cameroon, Common Wealth Youth Mock Debate in Kampala, Uganda, Advocates for International Development Probono project among others.
Furthermore, Vincent has 11 years of experience in the community development sector, specifically focusing on Civic rights, peace-building and Democratic governance.
Holds Master of Arts in Human Rights , Globalization and Justice at Keel University -UK.
In conclusion, Vincent is driven by his commitment to Social justice and sustainable development and one day he hopes to witness a Just, Peaceful and Democratic society in Uganda in particular and Africa in general.