Gatete, Jean-Yves

Bujumbura, Burundi - General Secretary of Collectif National pour le Développement Humanitaire, CNDH

Mr. Jean-Yves Gatete has worked as the general secretary of Collectif National pour le Développement Humanitaire (CNDH) since 2006. Beginning in 2002, he started directing an NGO, Burundian Youth for Peacebuilding and Young Refugees Inegreation (BYPRI). He is involved in the promotion of information and communication technology (ICT) activities for development, and he promotes education for young people for peace, diplomacy and making changes in the Great Lakes Region and East Africa.

Mr. Gatete's interests include the environment, peace, and global development. He is particularly involved in the diplomatic context of the Internet governance process and the collaborative negotations framework of the Great Lakes region and East African countries.

Mr- Gatete's interests include the environment, peace, and global development, particularly in the diplomatic context of Internet Governance process and collaborative negotiations framework of the Great Lakes region and East African countries.