Charles Kojo Vandyck (Ghana)

Head, Capacity Development Unit, West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI)

Charles is a social justice activist. He has expertise in strengthening civil society resilience, sustainability and leadership. Charles is a member of Global Governance Board of the Innovation for Change network . He 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 the Co-Chair of the Governing Board of Africans Rising, a Pan-African movement of people and organisations, working for justice, peace, and dignity. Charles also serves as the Head, 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 a IFC- Learning and Performance Institute Trainer.

Learn more about Charles’s #FRO2021 session:

The Digital Divide – how grassroots changemakers encounter, challenge and overcome it