Birama Sangaré

Project officer, West Africa

Birama is a project officer and trainer for the Akvo West Africa team. In this role, he works closely with partners on the use of Akvo tools in West Africa, bringing to bear his experience in the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) field and his knowledge of specific areas in Mali. Birama provides support during and after the introduction of tools in developing training programmes.

Before joining Akvo, Birama worked for SNV (Netherlands Development Organisation). During his career, he has built experience working in the fields of rural water, sanitation, water code in Mali, community mobilisation, water analysis and wastewater, planning and community development, and strengthening capacity on water decentralisation among municipality agents. Birama holds a professional master’s in Geography and History from the Normal High Academy of Bamako and a master’s in Geography from the University of Bamako. He is based in Bamako, Mali. Follow him @bisangare05.