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Gladwell Otieno

ALC Nairobi Trustee (Vice Chair)


Gladwell Otieno is the Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Nairobi office of the African Leadership Centre. She is also the founder and Executive Director of the Africa Centre for Open Governance (AfriCOG), an anti-corruption civil society organisation based in Kenya.

AfriCOG convenes the influential network, Kenyans for Peace with Truth and Justice, that advocates for and monitors progress on the implementation of the 2008 post-election crisis agreement.

Gladwell was the Executive Director of Transparency International – Kenya and has also worked for Transparency International in Berlin, Germany.

She recently became the Vice Chair of the UN Convention against Corruption Coalition Coordination Committee, working for the implementation of the UNCAC and is on the Board of the Partnership for Transparency Fund.