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African Community of Practice
on Managing for Development Results
• Born out of Mutual Learning Initiatives:
Burkina Faso & Uganda, June 2006
• Launched at RT3: Vietnam, February 2007
• First Annual Meeting: Uganda, December
First Annual Meeting, Kampala
To provide a platform for the exchange of
experience and knowledge among
practitioners who seek to develop and
expand their capacity to manage for
development results.
Organizational Structure
Core Management Team
Five Thematic Teams
Networking, Recognition, and Sustainability
Peter Ssentongo, Uganda
Abdou Karim Lo, Senegal
Sylvester ObongÕo, Kenya
Decentralization and Membership
Zaam Ssali, Uganda
Jared Ichwara, Kenya
Sephania Mwakipesile, Tanzania
Knowledge Management, Organizational Learning, and Publicity
Ali Doungou Boubacar, Niger
Dev Ruhee, Mauritius
Richard Ssewakiryanga, Uganda
Capacity Building
Solomon Mhlangga, Zimbabwe
Mayacine Camara, Senegal
Mbayani Yudica Saruni, Tanzania
Monitoring and Evaluation
Claude Kakule, Congo
Tamirat Yacob, Ethiopia
Seydou Yaye, Niger
Current Team Activities
1. Networking and Coordination,
Recognition, and Sustainability Team
Promoting & ensuring a strong presence of the AfCoP
at key meetings (Kigali & Accra)
2. Decentralized Structure and Active
Expanded Membership Team
Launching of Country based CoP’s
Doubling of membership (through personal invitations)
Current Team Activities
3. Knowledge Management, Organizational
Learning, and Publicity Team
Development of promotional Materials (Kigali Flyer)
4. Capacity Building Team
Expert led electronic discussions
Electronic resource library
Practitioners database
Monitoring and Evaluation Team
Monitoring and evaluating of the AfCoP
Website Features
• Expert Led Electronic Discussions
• Resource Library
• Networking: personal member pages &
discussion threads
• TOTAL of 237 members
• Members come from 21 African countries &
15 non-African countries
• 33% of members are Francophone & 67%
are Anglophone
We wish to thank the following supporters:
- African Development Bank
- MOFA Netherlands
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