Kwabena Agyei Boakye is a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist with over eighteen (18) years’ experience in the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development policies, programs and projects in Ghana and across Africa. Kwabena has played lead roles in designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluation of over 50 public sector oriented projects and programmes in African countries.
Kwabena obtained a Master’s degree in Evaluation and Management of Development Projects from the Institute of Development Policy and Management of the University of Antwerp in Belgium. Kwabena is also an alumni of the Harvard Kennedy School with a specialisation in Public Policy implementation.
In 2017, Kwabena worked as a Monitoring and Evaluation Consultant at the Public Financial Management Reform Coordinating Office (PFMRCO) at the Ministry of Finance, Ghana. From April 2010 to September 2016, he served as the Monitoring and Evaluation Expert at the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) and a Technical Advisor for the African Community of Practice on Managing for Development Results (AfCoP) funded by the World Bank and the African Development Bank (AfDB). Before joining ACBF, Kwabena worked as an International M&E Advisor to the Government of Lesotho ( dates) and as an Account Manager for the Evidence Based-Policy Making Programme at the Office of the President of Ghana, funded by DFID and UNDP (dates). In …..Kwabena also served as M&E officer for the corporate social responsibility programs of Newmont Gold Ghana Limited; coordinator of Ghana’s M&E forum and project management trainer at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Centre in 2009.
Kwabena has extensive knowledge and hands-on experience in the design and evaluation of community-based development interventions and evaluation of the relevance, efficacy and responsiveness of water and sanitation projects to the needs and expectations of the target beneficiaries. Mr. Boakye possesses strong evaluative, analytical, problem solving, capacity building, IT and presentation skills. Kwabena is results oriented, highly responsive team player with deep commitment to enhancing project performance and delivery of demonstrable results.