Africa ● Tanzania

Dar es Salaam Hub

We are a vibrant community of young leaders who are passionate about using our skills and interests to better the lives of people in our city, Dar es Salaam. We believe that we can create positive change in our community by sharing and implementing our ideas on education, leadership, entrepreneurship, culture and technology for the Dar es Salaam youths. Our hub is implementing projects that are exciting and relevant to the youths in our city!

We welcome the Global Shaper Community to experience our city and contribute towards making it better!

Ready to become a Shaper? 

All selection takes place at the local level and each hub runs its own selection process. If you fit the following criteria, apply to join the hub in your city. If your city isn't listed, check back regularly because we're growing everyday. Successful applicants are:

  1. between 20-29 years old

  2. residents of or live close to the hub city

  3. committed to working with peers to improve their community

  4. interested in developing their leadership potential

  5. willing to support fellow Shapers in their personal and professional development

  6. ready to engage in the community and follow our Community Charter


18 members


Doreen Kessy

Chief Business Officer

@ Ubongo

Vanessa Anyoti

Deputy Executive Director

@ YWCA Tanzania

Tulanana Bohela

Senior Digital Journalist; Producer

@ BBC World Service

Lwidiko Edward Mhamilawa

Co-founder and director

Fortunatus Ekklesiah

Educator, Life & Business Strategist

Lillian Secelela Madeje

Co-Founder and Managing Director

@ Ekihya Consulting

Constantine Manda

PhD Candidate

Khalila Mbowe

Founder and C.E.O

Simon Mtabazi

Social Innovation Advisor

Barbra Abdul Mtemvu

Associate-Audit department

Mike Mushi


Mariam Ndabagenga

Event Coordinator

Deus Rweyemamu

Founder & Director

Nancy Sumari

Executive Director

@ Neghesti Sumari Foundation

Ian Tarimo

Executive Director

Farhan Yusuf

Senior Program Officer

Gloria Masangia


Founding Curator

Catherinerose Barretto


@ Pamoja Initiatives Ltd

Interested in joining? Apply today to join our hub.