Martha Olotu

Martha Olotu is the Grants Manager of the Foundation for Civil Society, the largest support mechanism for civil society organisations in Tanzania, responsible for a portfolio of over 1 000 organisations implementing developmental projects worth over USD14 million. Before joining the Foundation, Olotu was head of the outreach, monitoring and evaluation department of the Southern Africa Human Rights NGO Network, which aims to ensure that governments implement commitments under human rights instruments and national policies, laws and other strategies for the realisation of socio -economic development in Tanzania and beyond. She is a qualified advocate with a Masters degree in Law from the University of Cape Town, and is a co-facilitator of the Transformational Leadership for Women Empowerment programme.