Henry Otafiire is a Research Fellow at Great Lakes Institute for Strategic Studies. He is charged with updating policy insights within the Great Lakes Region on the organisation's website. Henry’s focus is on identifying, profiling and making sense of policy updates dominating the Great Lakes Region. Before joining GLISS, he worked with African Monitor under its flagship project Voice Africa’s future (VAF) which was an agenda 2030 youth initiative to ensure that SDGs implementation process is sustainable, specific, measurable and visible for the next 30 years and beyond. Henry holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Ethics and Human rights from Makerere University, Uganda. He is currently enrolling for Masters in International relations and Diplomatic Studies from Makerere University.