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Irungu Houghton


Based in Nairobi, Irungu is the Director of Oxfam’s Pan Africa Programme, which works with partners across the continent to campaign and lobby governments and the African Union on everything from climate change to women’s rights to access to health services. Prior to joining Oxfam, he was the Country Director of Action Aid International-USA. Irungu is a post-graduate student of African history and political science from the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, England.

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