Age: 33
Location: Nduta Refugee Camp, Tanzania

Jeane has been working as an ECCD teacher for 2.5 years and specifically a Little Ripples teacher for 1.5 years. She split with her husband while still in Burundi and when she fled the violence there, she was forced to leave her 6 children behind with their father. She arrived in Nduta alone in 2016. That same year, she met another man in Nduta who is her current partner. She has a secondary school education.

“When you teach children, you are teaching future leaders of the world. Through the Little Ripples program, I hope to prepare the future leaders of Burundi to bring peace to the country.”