Dr Edward Rets’elisitsoe Nko

Country Director
Lesotho Campus

Dr Edward Rets’elisitsoe Nko has joined IDM as Country Director, Lesotho campus. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Governance and Transformation with University of the Free State with concentration in development finance. He has vast academic research aptitude in different management areas: evidence- based planning; strategies for good governance; Monitoring and Evaluation; Project Management; Governance and Development; Industrial Relations and Labour Laws; and in advocacy and Knowledge Management. He has extensive experience in consultancy in these areas including strategic focus, good governance and health sector development nationally and sub regionally. He is serving as Member of Board of Post Graduate Directorate for University of the Free State, an academic tutor, research supervisor and external examiner for universities in Cape Town and Free State. Rets’elisitsoe has also served as a Consultant at national level and a policy  and governance advisor for various national and international organizations, a Learning and Development Expert in institutions of training and development in South Africa. He is a former Aid Coordinator for Private Sector Development programmes.