Boaz Muhumuza

Boaz Muhumuza is the disability rights program officer for Eastern Africa, working jointly with OSIEA and the Open Society Disability Rights Initiative.

Muhumuza previously served as a legal officer with Legal Action for Persons with Disabilities representing clients in court and as a project officer with Action for Youth with Disabilities Uganda advocating for access to quality education for youth with disabilities. A tireless advocate since his time at university, Muhumuza has voluntarily held a number of leadership positions advocating for the rights of persons with disabilities. He graduated with a law degree from Makerere University and holds a postgraduate diploma in legal practice.