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Mr. Denis K. Kadima

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Executive Director

Phone: +27 *********
Email: d***@***.za
Local Address: Johannesburg, South Africa

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • Ph.D
    University of the Witwatersrand
106 Total References
Web References
Trustees, 11 July 2014 [cached]
Denis Kadima Trustee
Mr Kadima is the Chief Referendum Officer in the United Nations' Mission in Sudan (UNMIS). He is also the Executive Director of the Electoral Institute of Southern Africa (EISA). Originating from the Democratic Republic of Congo and having worked in the development sphere from South Africa, Namibia and Lesotho, Denis has extensive regional and continental experience in governance issues. Denis Kadima
Steering Board — ACE Electoral Knowledge Network, 10 Dec 2013 [cached]
Denis Kadima Mr. Denis Kadima has been Executive Director of EISA (formerly Electoral Institute of Southern Africa) since December 2002. Since joining EISA, Mr Kadima has expanded the organisation's geographic and programmatic scope, which now covers the whole of Africa and encompasses not only elections but also selected areas in the field of democracy and governance. Mr. Kadima is the founder of EISA's accredited Journal of African Elections and has published extensively on elections and democracy.
Board | PeaceNexus, 11 June 2014 [cached]
Denis K. Kadima
Denis K. Kadima has been serving as the Johannesburg-based Executive Director of the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA) for over 10 years (since December 2002). Before this, he was, among other things, the Regional Senior Programme Manager at the National Democratic Institute (NDI) in Namibia (2001-2002) and Country Director for NDI in Lesotho (2002). From July 2010 to July 2011 Mr Kadima took a leave of absence from EISA to work for the United Nations as the Director of the UN Integrated Referendum and Electoral Division leading a team of 340 staff for the self-determination referendum in Southern Sudan, and as the Elections Chief Technical Advisor for UNDP-Tunisia respectively.
Mr Kadima and has been involved in over 50 electoral processes in Africa, Asia, Latin America and North America. He has conducted needs assessment missions for the UN Electoral Assistance Division in Côte d'Ivoire (2004), Nigeria (2005) and Mauritania (2006) and, as a UNDP-Tanzania consultant, helped develop the Zanzibar Electoral Commission's first 5-year Strategic Plan (2005-2010). He has provided expert advice to electoral management bodies, political parties, civil society, parliaments and local councils. He is the founder of the Journal of African Elections and has extensively published on electoral systems and processes and political party systems.
Mr Kadima has diversified the content and scope of EISA's work to include local governance, parliamentary work, political party support and other relevant Democracy & Governance areas while expanding the geographical coverage to encompass the whole of Africa. With EISA and in previous positions he has conceptualised and implemented democracy building programmes, particularly in conflict and post-conflict countries such as Angola, Burundi, Chad, Côte d'Ivoire, DR Congo, Egypt, Libya, Madagascar, Sudan, Tunisia and Zimbabwe as well as regional and continental programmes in the Democracy & Governance field. He has developed regional and continental programmes in support of regional economic communities, such as the African Union, the Pan-African Parliament and the Southern African Development Community (SADC).
Mr Kadima is the founding Chairperson of the Board of the Southern Africa Trust, an independent funding agency that supports deeper and wider engagement in regional policy dialogue to overcome poverty.
Speeches, 1 May 2007 [cached]
Speaking notes by Denis Kadima, Southern Africa Trust Chairperson at the Association of SADC Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCCI) launch of the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) tool kit in the Democratic Republic of Congo on 23rd April 2007
Speech delivered by Denis Kadima
NDI - National Democratic Institute, 26 Nov 2003 [cached]
Denis KadimaResident Senior Program Officer
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