Annet T.




Annet is a certified Project Management Professional (PMPĀ®) and Consultant with over10years of experience in serving Government, Non-Governmental Organizations and Private sector in the fields of Water, Energy, Minerals/mining, environment, Geo-Information Science (GIS), and construction for sustainable development. She is innovative, customer/client-oriented with demonstrated experience in enhancing the success rates of projects and programs and improving stakeholder satisfaction through effective leadership and management. Annet's greatest achievement was successful diversity management and leadership of multi- cultural, multi-disciplinary and multi-professional teams under Sustainable Management of Mineral Resources project (SMMRP) funded by World Bank and AFDB whose overall project outcome was graded by World Bank as moderately satisfactory in 2012. The professional teams included geologists, geophysicists, geochemists, chemists, environments, GIS specialist and administrators, from different cultural background and countries that included Finland, Sweden, The Netherlands, South Africa and Uganda under GTK consortium. Annet's memorable achievement was her promotion of environmental protection and climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies though Fair Trade Gold Certification of Syanyonja Artisan Miners Alliance (SAMA) through effective leadership and management. This is the first Fair trade Gold certification in Uganda and Africa at large. This was achieved though balancing environmental and social-economic factors and hence decreasing the myth of carbon print in the SAMA mining communities. Fairtrade Gold certification is an initiative that helps communities grasp the opportunity to improve the quality of life through promotion of community-based artisanal and small-scale mining with organized and responsible workers, protection of local community and environmental for sustainable development. With Fair trade Gold Certification the communities must adhere to Fair Trade standards and procedure including protection of environment and climate change through prohibition/proper usage of dangerous and harmful chemicals and waste management, water quality and Biodiversity management, reduction of energy and greenhouse gas emission. Annet is an academic and motivated achiever with a Certification in Project Management Professional (PMPĀ®), first class of Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Easternand Southern Africa Management Institute (ESAMI), Arusha, Tanzania and Master's Degree (MSC) in Geo-Information Science majoring in Water Resources and Environmental Management from University of Twente, The Netherlands.


  • climate change
  • mining
  • development
  • certification
  • economic policy
  • uganda
  • netherlands
  • sweden
  • finland
  • tanzania
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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