Kuda Chitsike’s role is to provide strategy direction for RAU and ensures adherence to its contratual agreements. She writes extensively on transitional justice, democracy and governance with special emphasis on women's issues. She is a former lecturer at the University of Zimbabwe and has worked in the democracy and governance sector for more than 15 years. Kuda is a Kettering Foundation Multinational Residency Programe Fellow (2005) as well an Eisenhower Fellow, (2015) Women and Leadership Programme. She can be contacted at