Who we are

Capacitate Consulting Ltd is a boutique consulting firm which caters to a niche market of development and media communications. We support clients from the private, public, and non-profit sectors to identify their information, communication and resource needs, and develop customised approaches, strategies and programs to address them.

Capacitate Consulting Ltd was founded in 2011 by Ms. Ngasuma Kanyeka, a passionate feminist, activist and development communication expert. The firm was established in response to an identified need for improved communication strategies and mechanisms among development actors in Africa.

Our Focus

Our team has over 10 years’ collective experience in development and media communications. We have worked with national and international clients in the following areas:-

  1. Media and communication
  2. Gender, youth and health
  3. Education and Rural Development
  4. Energy and environment
  5. Resource mobilization
  6. Facilitation and training
  7. Policy reform and advocacy

Our client portfolio include:  the United Nations Populations Fund (UNFPA), Open Society, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), UN Women, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Population Services Bureau,  Voice Of America (VOA) and the Benjamin Mkapa Foundation. The firm is a sought after source of development information by the BBC, Deutche Welle and VOA. Capacitate has also facilitated a series of capacity building, policy and advocacy processes within the Africa Union Commission for 5 years running.

For detailed information on our projects and clients visit the projects page.

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