Dr. Tapiwa Uchizi Nyasulu

Country of current residence

Ethiopia

Current position

Head of Division, Gender Analysis and Monitoring

Current institute employer

African Union Commission in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Since

2012

Website current institute
Previous positions

2011 - 2012 International Labor Organization (ILO)

2012 - 2018 Tranperancy International in Berlin as Africa Regional Advisor

Awards

Carlo Schmid Scholarship for an Internship at an International Organization

Professional memberships

Commission on Legal Pluralism African Good Governance Network The Third Chamber

Profession

Social Scientist

Specialisation

Development expert, natural resource management, environmental economics, climate adaptation, climate finance, carbon credits and payments for ecosystem services

Degrees / expertise

2008 - 2011: Undertaking PhD Research, Bonn University's Centre for Development Studies.

2006-2007: Masters Degree in Development Studies specialising in Politics of Alternative Development at the Institute of Social Studies [The Hague, The Netherlands].

1998-2002: Bachelors of Arts (Humanities) Degree at University of Malawi [Chancellor College]

Professional experience

August 2008 - to date: PhD Candidate and Junior Researcher, Centre for Development Research, Bonn University

2006: Decentralization Policy Implementation Plan Advisor, Danish Association for International Cooperation (MS-Zambia), Zambia.

2003-2006: Regional Programme Officer-Civil Society, Malawi- Germany Programme for Democracy and Decentralization (GTZ supported programme), Malawi.

 

2012

Nyasulu, T.  2012.  Land conflicts, Accountability and Chieftaincy Institution in Ghana.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Arts, University of Köln.  Further Information

2011

Ampadu, Richard Ameyaw and Tapiwa Uchizi Nyasulu.  2011.  Customary Land Access and Accountability in Ghana: Effects of Land Allocation Practices on Local Livelihoods.  Further Information
Nyasulu, T. U..  2011.  Watchdog NGOs in Malawi: The Case of Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation. Unveiling Challenges and Opportunities in Promoting Governance.  LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing. Germany. Further Information

Additionals, Curriculum Vitae
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Research themes
  • Environmental and climate change
  • Institutions
  • Development Politics
Research countries
  • Ghana
  • Malawi
Working groups

Governance, Conflicts & Natural Resource Management Culture, Knowledge & Resource Governance

Professional experience
August 2008 - to date: PhD Candidate and Junior Researcher, Centre for Development Research, Bonn University 2006: Decentralization Policy Implementation Plan Advisor, Danish Association for International Cooperation (MS-Zambia), Zambia. 2003-2006: Regional Programme Officer-Civil Society, Malawi- Germany Programme for Democracy and Decentralization (GTZ supported programme), Malawi.
Degrees

2008 - 2011: Undertaking PhD Research, Bonn University's Centre for Development Studies.

2006-2007: Masters Degree in Development Studies specialising in Politics of Alternative Development at the Institute of Social Studies [The Hague, The Netherlands].

1998-2002: Bachelors of Arts (Humanities) Degree at University of Malawi [Chancellor College]

Doctoral research funded by

BMZ (DAAD)

Tapiwa Uchizi Nyasulu

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF A: Department of Political and Cultural Change