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Affiliation: Finance and Administration Manager, UbuntuNet Alliance


Tiwonge Msulira Banda manages the Secretariat of UbuntuNet Alliance for Research and Education Networking, the regional research and education network for eastern and southern Africa. He has 5 years of experience in project management, coordinating emerging NRENs in East and Southern Africa and following up on issues of ICT infrastructure including connectivity for Research and Education. He has a credit BSc in Environmental Science from the University of Malawi and currently studying for an MBA jointly offered by the East and Southern Africa Management Institute and Maastricht University. He has been involved in EU FP7 projects since 2007 and participated in the GLOBAL, ERINA4Africa and CHAIN; and now eI4Africa and CHAIN-REDS projects. Apart from managing finance and administration, he manages the web presence and e-newsletter of UbuntuNet Alliance and is also involved in the dissemination activities of the AfricaConnect project.