Class 11 (2012-2014)

Muyatwa Sitali, Zambia

Duke University – Master in International Development Policy

Muyatwa Sitali is a development policy specialist with experience in water, sanitation, budget analysis, education, health, aid effectiveness and civil society development and management. More than six years working in international development has given Muyatwa a solid understanding of challenges facing low-income countries and the difficulties of development program design and delivery. He has lived and worked mostly in Sub-Saharan countries, particularly Zambia, Liberia and Sierra Leone. While working as Oxfam’s Regional Coordinator for Essential Services in Senegal, Muyatwa also worked on and coordinated programs that were implemented in Ghana, Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso This has given him extensive insights into civil society-citizen-state relations in development that he is keen to bring to bear on several initiatives. Muyatwa has also consulted with the World Bank’s Water and Sanitation Program on the effectiveness of aid in the water and sanitation sector. He is currently continuing in this field for his master’s project.

Applied Field Experience

World Bank Water & Sanitation Program for Africa in Nairobi, Kenya