06 Dec 2022
Business as usual?
Founder and Executive Director, Kinga International
Eliode Bakole is a founder and executive director of Kinga International,
an NGO in eastern DRC. He holds a bachelor’s degree in environment and sustainable development from the Institut Supérieur de Développement Rural in Bukavu, DRC, and a master’s degree in conflict analysis and inclusive development from Mbarara University of Science and Technology in Uganda. He is also a volunteer and branch leader for several international youth organizations.
Civil Society Coordinator for the West Africa Observatory (WEA-Obs), Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime
Senior Investigation Specialist, Basel Institute on Governance
Director, Policy & Research, GIABA
Director, Strategic Planning, INTERPOL (retired)
Doctoral Candidate, Vrije Amsterdam
Researcher on Illegal Wildlife Trade, University of Maryland
Research Associate, French Institute of International Affairs
Investigative Journalist, Réseau Malien des Journalistes d'Investigation
Executive Masters of Global Development, Maxwell School, Syracuse University
Pan African Centre-Initiatives for the Sahel (CP-IS)