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Lawyer

Patrick Tigere, Zimbabwean lawyer. National vice chairman Zimbabwe Organization for Nuclear Education, Harara, 1987-1989; member Harare Junior City Council, 1987-1988; chairman university branch Zimbabwe African National Union, Harare, 1989-1990. Member African Society International and Comparative Law, African Association Political Science (executive council Zimbabwe chapter 1990-1992).

Background

Tigere, Patrick was born on September 13, 1968 in Marondera, Zimbabwe. Son of Joel Tigere and Irene Nyika Mutomgbwera.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honours, University Zimbabwe, Harare, 1990. Diploma in public relations, Zimbabwe Institute Public Relations, Harare, 1990. Master of Laws, University Lund, Sweden, 1992.

Career

Voters roll officer town clerk's department City of Harare, 1991. Associate protection and legal officer United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Monrovia, Liberia, 1994-1996, protection and legal officer Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 1996-1999. Legal advisor Standards and Legal Advice Section Department International Protection.

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland, since 2000.

Membership

National vice chairman Zimbabwe Organization for Nuclear Education, Harara, 1987-1989. Member Harare Junior City Council, 1987-1988. Chairman university branch Zimbabwe African National Union, Harare, 1989-1990.

Member African Society International and Comparative Law, African Association Political Science (executive council Zimbabwe chapter 1990-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Pursuing justice in all spheres of life.

Connections

Married Tsitsi Makona. Children: Michelle, Irene.

father:
Joel Tigere

mother:
Irene Nyika Mutomgbwera

spouse:
Tsitsi Makona

children:
Michelle Tigere

Irene Tigere