Augusta Nafa is capacity building and research professional with over 20 years experiences in the field of education, gender based violence, and CEDAW. She graduated from Dagon University with English major subject. She obtained Master of Arts in Christian Religious Studies from Myanmar Institute of Theology in Myanmar, and possesses a M.Sc in Rural Regional Development Planning from Asia Institute of Technology in Thailand. Over 20 years, she worked for Ministry of Education, international organizations such as World Concern, religious institution such as Myanmar Baptist Convention, and civil society organizations. She is currently working for Tearfund Myanmar and has been operating private primary school as part of Salt and Light Community Service.