David Tyokigir was born in Ngobua, Nigeria. In his role as program consultant for World Renew, David works with World Renew's partners to empower and transform the urban and rural poor and their communities through livelihood strengthening, adult literacy, HIV and AIDS prevention, values formation, gender equity, peace building, trauma healing, and justice advocacy.

David's areas of expertise are in livelihood strengthening, HIV and AIDS prevention, peace building, gender equity. His involvement in development work over the years has instilled a deep passion for empowering individuals, communities, and organizations to bring about transformational development.

David holds Bachelor of Science in Statistics from Agmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.

Previous to joining World Renew in 1990, David worked for the federal government of Nigeria as a statistician. 

David is the father to Elijah Ver, Silas Soo, and Deborah Mne.

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