Peter Dema

Assistant Country Director- Uganda

Peter grew up in Arua District of Uganda. He holds a Bachelors degree in Development Studies from Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. Before joining Village Enterprise in 2013, he worked for over 5 years as a Program Officer with West Nile Private in Arua/Nebbi Districts, a project funded by CARE International. Peter was responsible for promoting village savings and loans associations, training on financial literacy and entrepreneurship/business development skills, and creating linkages to financial services. He has also worked as a consultant, helping to implement farmer institutional development programs and forming and strengthening savings and credit cooperative societies. In his free time, Peter likes to listen to music, watch news and Manchester United football.