Kudakwashe Ndhlukula Kuda is a Programme Officer – Capacity Building at the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) - based in Abu Dhabi since November 2012. In this position, he is managing various projects including the Africa Clean Energy Corridor, Photovoltaic Promotion in West Africa and Capacity Building in Small Hydropower Development. Before joining IRENA, Kuda was the Director of the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Institute (REEEI) in Namibia where he formulated and executed various projects on concentrated solar power, wind mapping, regulatory frameworks, Green Building Council Namibia, amongst many others. Kuda also comes from the power utility background having worked for the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority as an electricity trader. Kuda is a Certified Energy Manager and has an MSc in Renewable Energy Engineering and an MBA.