During the fourth Global Council meeting last 27 November 2016 held in Nairobi, Kenya, GC members selected Julia Sanchez of the Canadian Council for International Cooperation and Vitalice Meja of Reality of Aid Africa Network as new Co-Chairs to serve for the next two years.
Julia Sanchez and Vitalice Meja will take over the leadership of CPDE as Co-Chairs Justin Kilcullen and Jorge Balbis stepped down. Justin was the Co-Chair for Finance and Governance, while Jorge was Co-Chair for Outreach and CSO Effectiveness.
(L-R: Co-Chairs Tetet Lauron, Patricia Akakpo, Vitalice Meja, Julia Sanchez)
Co-Chairs Patricia Akakpo and Tetet Lauron will continue their terms until the next GC meeting.
More information on the Co-Chairs here.