Deputy Chief of Party of the Feed the Future Tanzania NAFAKA II Activity

Deogratius Chuwa is the Deputy Chief of Party, Operations & Finance, of the Feed the Future Tanzania NAFAKA II Activity, the flagship cereals crop program funded by USAID in Tanzania. As a member of senior management overseeing operations and finance, Deogratius ensures the compliance of activities and adherence to donor policies and procedures. Before joining ACDI/VOCA in 2018, he served Plan International for 18 years, the last 10 years of which he served in Rwanda, Kenya, and Mozambique as a country finance manager, interim operations manager, and head of business support services. Deogratius holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the Institute of Finance Management (Tanzania) and an MS in economics from Atlantic International University. He is fluent in Kiswahili and English and holds a certification from Humentum in “USAID Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements.”