Maria is from Uganda, currently furthering her studies in South Africa. She is a consultant and an expert in governance, human rights, resource material production, gender and development discourse, constitutionalism and regional integration. Maria is a persuasive individual possessing strong oral, written communication and listening skills. She also has expertise in contract and relationship negotiations.
Maria has proven ability in management issues and demonstrable ability to evaluate and monitor programs and organisations as well re-engineering organisations for strategic focus. She is a skilled and trained facilitator and trainer. Her diverse skills include organisational development, finance and management of non-financial managers, monitoring and reporting on human rights violations, CSO governance, advocacy, strategic planning, gender analysis, alternative dispute resolution, civic education and team building skills.