Bonaparte Nijirazana, MD, MPH

Country Director


Dr. Nijirazana is a medical doctor specializing in the multi-disciplinary care of people living with HIV/AIDS. He has been ICAP’s Country Director in Burundi since January 2020, where he coordinates various projects ICAP implements in the country. Before joining ICAP, he was the Deputy Chief of Party and Technical Director for the USAID-funded Reaching an AIDS-Free Generation (RAFG) project. Prior to that role, he also worked in several increasingly responsible clinical and program positions at FHI 360/Burundi. In addition, he has extensive experience working with PEPFAR programs. He has been active in HIV-related working groups and committees convened by the Burundi National Ministry of Public Health and the Fight Against AIDS. He holds a medical degree from the National University of Rwanda and an MPH from the Aix Marseille University in France.