Zlatko Gegic is CIVIC’s Regional Director for East Africa. He is a Bosnian national with over 20 years of experience in the international arena. A veteran of the Bosnian war, Zlatko worked with humanitarian organizations, commercial companies, and diplomatic institutions. He spent most of his international career as a country or regional director across Africa, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia, leading numerous programs and projects for various international NGOs focusing on humanitarian, development, and advocacy interventions in conflict and post-conflict countries. Prior to joining CIVIC, Zlatko spent 6+ years working with Oxfam International as a Regional Portfolio Director and a Regional Representative for Horn, East and Central Africa with Oxfam Great Britain. He holds an MBA degree in International Business. His passions include human rights, gender justice, and humanitarianism.