Abdoul Aziz KANE – Biography

Abdoul Aziz KANE is a lawyer by training, holds a Master’s Degree in Public Law, Public Administration option, at the Faculty of Legal and Political Sciences of Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar (UCAD). Mr. Kane holds a Master’s Degree in Public Management and Governance from Senghor University of Alexandria (Egypt) with 25 years of experience. Mr. Kane first capitalized on a long and rich experience of more than twenty years in the field of business creation, entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship development. He has more than fifteen years of practical experience in building the capacity of Senegalese and African executives in project management, strategic and operational planning, monitoring and evaluation of projects that have led him in several African countries. Projects and programs financed by development partners. He capitalizes 10 years of experience in the central administration and the Presidency of the Republic as Technical Advisor. Mr. Kane has specific experience in the introduction of the results-based management (RBM) approach and budgeting in strategic sectors of the economy Since 2008, Mr. Kane has been an associate professor at the African Superior Center in Management (CESAG) in Entrepreneurship, Business Creation and Project Management (for Licenses, Masters and DESS), member of the Jury of the International CESAG Admission Competition . Mr. Kane is the Secretary-General of the Senegalese Association of Evaluation (Seneval), which aims to promote the culture and practice of evaluating public policies and programs in Senegal and Africa. He was elected to the Board of Directors of the African Evaluation Association (AfrEA) during the 8th Conference held in Kampala, Uganda, from 27 to 31 March 2017, as Representative of the African Region of The West. He also joined the African Community of Practices in Managing for Development Results (MDGs) and contributed to the establishment of his local branch in Senegal, SenCoP. Mr. Kane is a member of the West and Central African Network for Educational Research (ERNWACA) and was also President of the Association of Algerian Senghor graduates from Alexandria (ADISSEN) from 2010 to 2015.Mr Kane was raised to Grade de Chevalier in the Order of Merit of Senegal.