Opa Kapijimpanga is the Founder and Chairman of AFRODAD’s Board of Trustees. As a development practitioner with many years of experience in development work Opa served in Government, Development Banking, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Support, NGOs and donor organisations.
His practice includes vast knowledge in project and program evaluations and impact analysis. As a semi academic he has contributed to several high level discussions through publications and presentations.
Mr. Kapijimpanga’s work experience include contributions to the Zambian Government in the Ministry of Economic and Technical Coooperation, Ministry of Finance (Budget Section), National Commission for Development Planning; Development Bank of Zambia, Small Scale Enterprises Promotion Limited, Canadian Universities Services Overseas (Botswana Country Director), HIVOS Foundation of the Netherlands, AFRODAD (as Executive Director) and Canadian International Development Agency Program Support Unit (Director).
Opa holds a Masters degree in Economics specialising in national and project planning. He has a passion for Results Based systems planning and analysis.