January 6, 2023
MAWA-Foundation Announces Appointment of a New Board Member
The Media Advocacy West Africa (MAWA-Foundation) on January 6, 2023, appointed Mr. Charles Kojo Vandyck to its Board of Trustees Members.
Charles Kojo Vandyck is a social justice activist and thought leader with expertise in strengthening civil society resilience, sustainability, and leadership. Charles serves as a member of the Knowledge Network of the United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa.
Charles is also a Founding Member of the International Consortium on Closing Civic Space (iCon), an initiative of the Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).
He currently serves as a member of the Governing Board of Africans Rising, a Pan-African movement of people and organizations working for justice, peace, and dignity. He also serves as a Trustee of INTRAC based in Oxford, UK, and an Advisory Board Member of Disrupt Development based in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
He is a Core Team Member of the Reimagining INGOs (RINGO) systems change initiative. Charles also serves as the Head of the Capacity Development Unit at the West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI).
He is a member of the Development Studies Association, United Kingdom, a certified Change the Game Academy Master Trainer, and an IFC- Learning and Performance Institute Trainer.
Charles will bring great perspective and expertise to MAWA-Foundation that will be instrumental to our growth and mandate delivery.
We are excited to have Charles on board.
Audu Liberty Oseni,