Who participated in the Emerging Leaders Programme?

The participants were mainly from CHEPSAA partner organisations and organisations working closely with the CHEPSAA partners. In addition, there are also a few participants from other academic and research organisations and NGOs.


  • Great Lakes University of Kisumu
  • Kenya Medical Research Institute 
  • Rose Olayo, Charles Wafula, Vincent Were and Beverly Ochieng
  • Edwine Barasa


  • University of Ghana
  • Ministry of Health 
  • Aku Kwamie, Kojo Anniah and Genevieve Aryeetey
  • Augustina Koduah


  • University of Nigeria
  • Family Health International
  • Enyinnaya Etiaba, Chinyere Mbachu and Chinenye Okwuosa
  • Ngozi Ezema


  • Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences
  • Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College / KCRI
  • University of Dar es Salaam
  • Ifakara Health Institute
  • Dereck Chitama
  • Elizabeth  Msoka
  • Stephen Maluka and Patrick Mlinga
  • Irene Masanja 

South Africa

  • University of the Witwatersrand
  • University of Cape Town
  • University of the Western Cape
  • Health Systems Trust
  • Medical Research Council
  • Nonhlanhla Nxumalo and Prudence Ditlopo
  • Marsha Orgill and Veloshnee Govender
  • Wolde Amde and Verona Mathews
  • Linda Mureithi
  • Duduzile Nsibande