Yvonne Anyango is the founder and executive director of Cooperation Arena for Sustainable Development in Africa (CASDA), an international NGO based in Nairobi Kenya. CASDA’s main area of expertise is to develop sustainable initiatives in energy, collaborative business development, projects coordination, social services and gender mainstreaming, founded on the ambition to support sustainable development in Kenya and other countries in Africa. Yvonne Anyango is also member of the board for WeEffect East Africa Region. Yvonne Anyango has been a professional partner to ADEP Ltd fore more than 10 years, supporting for example partnerships between local authorities in Sweden and Kenya funded by Swedish International Centre for Local Democracy (ICLD), as well as partnerships between organizations in several african countries and Sweden funded by Swedish Institute. Through the collaboration between ADEP Ltd and CASDA partnerships and stakeholder collaboration for sustainable development can be developed and enhanced, due to the expertise in the organizations, as well as resources in their networks. Yvonne Anyango has a strong commitment for vulnerable people and groups, human rights and environmental sustainability. Yvonne Anyango is the mother of two; Keith and Rosabelle.

Written by Ingvar Rönnbäck

The founder of ADEP – Another Development Perspective. ADEP is an initiative and a company that promotes another development through projects, education, training, communication, debate and analysis.