Yves Niyiragira is from Burundi. He is Executive Director of Fahamu, a PanAfrican organisation whose mission is to support and nurture movements for social justice in Africa. He also sits on the board of Open Hands Studio, which is a non-profit organisation that partners with communities across the world to develop creative media projects and educational museum exhibits that nurture social justice. Yves has a keen interest in human rights and African politics. He lives in Nairobi, Kenya.