Hajira holds the Masters in Institutional Management and Leadership from Uganda Management Institute, Bachelor of Social Works and Social Administration of Makerere University. She currently works as Child Protection Officer,with CSU post appointments as Inclusive Education officer and Livelihoods officer. With these, she gained expertise in implementation of programs targeting PWDs for inclusion in development and education. Hajira has also previously worked with the International Rescue Committee in Northern Uganda and has gained vast experience in working with conflict affected communities. She also has experience in working with OVCs during her work with Uganda Women Efforts to Save Orphans.