Désiré was a PJL Educator from 2014-2016—a role he came to after two years working as a peer educator at Marie Stopes International. These experiences launched him into a career in education. After Projet Jeune Leader, he underwent three years of training at the public Regional Teacher Training Institute of Amoron’i Mania region. Since 2020, he has been a middle school teacher of French and English at Ankazobe middle school in Farafangana. Désiré holds a Masters degree in Social Sciences.