Age: 25
Location: Nduta Refugee Camp, Tanzania

Innocent has been a Little Ripples teacher for 3 months as part of the mobile unit, traveling to different camp zones to deliver the Little Ripples program to children who live far away from the child-friendly spaces where the other Little Ripples activities take place. He arrived in Nduta in 2017 with his wife and 2 adopted children that he took in while in Burundi. Since arriving in the camp, Innocent and his wife have welcomed their first biological child, currently 9 months old. He has a secondary school education.

“I had a very difficult childhood and education could have helped me. I now realize how important it is to teach children in my community.”