The Gambia

Marr Nyang

Marr Nyang is the Founder and Executive Director of Gambia Participates, a civil society organization that engages communities on constitutional reforms, participatory budgeting, and transitional justice. Given Nyang’s diverse experience across various thematic areas and his organization’s presence in over 118 villages, he co-led the nation’s efforts in obtaining citizen input for The Gambia’s constitutional review process.

His project will explore the intersection of truth and reconciliation processes and its role in advancing constitutional reforms. His online discussions will highlight case studies from around the world and strategies for youth engagement in such processes.