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Anna Henga
Board Member
Contact Info
+255 782 317 434
ahenga@humanrights.or.tz
Education
Master’s Degree in Development Policy and Practice for Civil Society, Mzumbe University, Tanzania
Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, Institute of Finance Management (IFM), Tanzania
Bachelor of Laws (University of Dar-es-Salaam) and Diploma in Gender, Sweden Institute of Public Administration

Anna Henga is the current LHRC Director of Advocacy and Reforms and a member of the management team. She is vested with responsibility to lead the Centre’s core cause which is to advocate for legal and policy reforms as well as change of practices to realize the vision of attaining a Just and Equitable Society. Anna has grown carrier wise in the organization excelling from an intern to becoming the Executive Director. Prior to her promotion, Anna has been regularly serving as Acting Executive Director of the Centre when the current Director was not in office for some reasons.

Anna joined LHRC back in 2006 as an intern and later legal officer volunteer at the LHRC’s legal aid clinic in Arusha, afterwards she has been successfully serving in various roles counting Programme Coordinator - Constitutional Reforms, Coordinator of the Southern Africa Legal Assistance Network (SALAN) as well as Program’s Officer - Gender, Children and Anti FGM Coordinator.

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