Uswege Mwakapango is the co-founder and Tanzania Country Director of RENEW. Uswege brings to RENEW his strength in Participatory Project Planning and Management, along with his experience in working in the community as an educator, researcher, surveyor, community mobilizer, and mentor. His goal is to contribute in the development of educational tools and approaches that inspire students to envision and start working on their futures today. Most recently, Uswege served as the Scholarship Program Director for The Foundation for Tomorrow, an NGO assisting orphans and vulnerable children in Tanzania. Prior to co-founding RENEW, Uswege also worked as a County Representative for Games for Life; implementing an HIV/AIDS awareness board game. Uswege holds a BA in Community Development, with an emphasis in Project Planning and Management from the Community Development Training Institute; he was assigned as a Minister of Projects for the Community Development Training Institute while studying.