Mr Jean Pierre Nkuranga was elected as GAERG President on 31st July 2022, Jean Pierre is Co-founder of both Association AERG and GAERG created respectively in 1996 and 2003. He has occupied various leadership positions in both organizations since their creation up to date. He was born at Rwamagana District, Eastern Province and he is married.
Jean Pierre has a BA in Economics from the National University of Rwanda and has Masters of Science in Project Management from Jomo Kenyatta University for Agriculture and Technology. He acquired knowledge and professional skills through various pieces of training in Rwanda, US and Israel.
Jean Pierre has more than 21 years of working experience providing Professional and technical expertise in the management of Socio-Economic Development and Educational Projects. He has vast experience and skills in conducting Audit, Operations, Planning, Finance, Human Resource, Public Procurement and assets management.
Jean Pierre has worked as an employee and a consultant for different organizations including Government Institutions, local and international NGOs and USAID-funded project.
Today, Jean Pierre is employed by the University of Rwanda, College of Science and Technology in charge of Administration and Operations Management. Aside professional job, Jean Pierre has over 26 years of active civic engagement in local communities and in civil society organizations supporting disadvantaged people mostly orphans, genocide survivors and persons with disabilities. He likes reading, farming, coaching life skills to youth (4 H approach), social and community service activities.