Patrick Mpedzisi is an organisational development consultant, trainer and facilitator with over 19 years’ experience in the development sector. Patrick has worked extensively with non-profit organisations, development partners, governmental and intergovernmental bodies in Africa being located at different times in Kenya, Zimbabwe and South Africa. During this time, he managed to open various processes for civil society organisations in to engage regional processes including the African Union, Pan African Parliament, African Peer Review Mechanism, Southern Africa Development Community, etc. Patrick has managed major civil society projects, led regional campaigns and built civil society capacities across the continent towards their goals and objectives. As an OD consultant he focuses on building the capacity of institutions to be more effective in their programmatic and strategic approaches, institutional governance, advocacy interventions and policy engagement, tracking impact and navigating change as well as to develop effective resource mobilization strategies and improve their sustainability.