Carine Umuhumuza

Devex
@CarineUmu

Carine is the senior digital communications associate for Devex. In this role, she leads online and digital engagement for Devex and interacts daily with Devex members via social media.

Latest Articles

How is vision linked to the Global Goals? #Vision4SDGs Twitter chat
10 Jan 2018

Over 2.5 billion people around the world need glasses but don't have access to them. In the era of the Sustainable Development Goals, it is critical that eye health is elevated as an urgent matter within public health. Devex discussed all this and more on Dec. 11 in a Twitter chat sponsored by Essilor.

By 2050, two-thirds of humanity will live in cities. How do we brace for impact?
27 Apr 2017

How are global development leaders moving from commitment to action on creating efficient and resilient cities? Devex hosted a Twitter chat to find out.

Disaster prep and safety nets: How to #BuildResilience in our cities
22 Apr 2017

How can the development community take resilience from buzzword to action? Devex hosted an expert Tweet Chat to find out on the sidelines of this year's World Bank Spring Meetings.

#CareerNavigator Twitter Chat recap
4 Apr 2017

With the development industry growing rapidly, the job market is more competitive than ever. How do professionals stand out from the competition? Devex hosted a Twitter Chat with recruiters to find out.

DevExplains: A flood of ideas for climate-related disaster resilience
30 Nov 2016

With climate change increasing the severity and frequency of flooding events across the globe, the need for new ideas has never been more urgent. We explore some innovative examples of new solutions and partnerships that help build resilience to flooding.

What is human-centered design — and why does it matter?
18 Nov 2016

Is human-centered design a game changer in global development, or just another buzzword? Devex breaks down exactly what it is and why it matters for the global development community — and delves into some of the ways it could help organizations work more efficiently.

4 takeaways from Social Good Summit 2016
20 Sep 2016

Each year, the Social Good Summit convenes development practitioners, NGO heads, celebrities and the private sector to talk about the latest at the intersection of tech and social good. Here are this year's key takeaways.

How to maximize impact of access to medicines
25 Jul 2016

What are the biggest hindrances in the flow of medicines in developing countries? Management Sciences for Health's Dr. Douglas Keene gives Devex the inside track in this #Access2Meds video interview.

How these 4 hashtags impacted global development
5 Jan 2016

Twitter hashtags are harnessed in incredible ways, from creating global solidarity around the Ebola crisis to spurring public debate on the treatment of refugees and migrants. Here are four of the most impactful global development hashtags we followed in 2015.

The 3 most entertaining humanitarian hashtags of 2015
22 Dec 2015

The development community is one of the most active on Twitter, using the platform as a place to spread awareness about breaking issues, gain and attract new donors and, of course, poke fun at the daily predicaments and conundrums of being a humanitarian or development professional.