Dr. Stigmata Tenga
Dr. Stigmata Tenga is the Executive Director of the Africa Philanthropy Network (APN). She is an
anthropologist with a career in community development and process consulting in government and civil
society sectors and has led efforts for civil society and philanthropy to become key catalysts for
development processes in Africa.
Dr. Tenga is also the President of the Foundation for Civil Society in Tanzania, a financing mechanism
for civil society organizations. She served on the APN board, a board member of the Trust operating in
the Southern Africa region as well as REPOA, a think tank in Tanzania.