The Team

Luyando Mutale Katenda

Research Associate

Luyando Mutale Katenda is a budding Public Policy analyst, researcher and international relations enthusiast from Zambia. He holds a Masters degree in Public Policy from Michigan State University.
As a MasterCard Foundation Scholar Recipient, Luyando also obtained a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and a Double Major in Comparative Cultures and Politics with honours from Michigan State University’s James Madison college. Luyando’s policy interest are primary around Development Economics and Sustainable development focusing on the discourse of these issues in the proverbial global South. He has an extensive background in climate Change Advocacy and is a champion of youth led leadership initiatives among others. His passion for Public Policy and development stem from a desire to add value in contributing to the Africa we want. His desire is to be an established statesman and technocrat while influencing key policy in addressing many social issues.