Who we are

Center for African Democratic Affairs (CADA) established in 2012 is an independent, nonpartisan and nonprofit making Civil Society Organization. Based in Accra-Ghana, the organization reaches out to the rest of Africa. CADA is a research and Policy-Oriented “Think Tank” committed and dedicated to the advocacy and promotion of the following key area among others.

Good Governance

Effective Leadership

Democracy and Democratization

Conflict Management and its Resolution

Political and Economic Development, Management and Empowerment

Social Protection, Gender Mainstreaming and Human Rights

Meet the CADA Management Team

Our management team is made up of astute members with experience in promoting rule of law.
Frank Adarkwah-Yiadom

Frank Adarkwah-Yiadom

Benjamin Osei-Bugyei

Benjamin Osei-Bugyei

Kwame Damoah-Agyeman

Kwame Damoah-Agyeman

Kwame Damoah served with the Electoral Commission of Ghana for thirty years as Electoral Retiring Officer from 1974 to 2004 and finally as the Chief Director of the Commission in 2004. He has worked with a number of international organizations, viz. Electoral Reform International Services (ERIS), UNDP, and the Commonwealth, in the area of electoral reforms.

George Kwame Nteh

George Kwame Nteh

George Kwame Nteh has extensive knowledge in democratic governance. He has 21 years of experience both locally and internationally. United Nations Expert on election Administration, he provided technical advice to UN supported election in Kosovo, East Timor, Afghanistan and Darfur-Sudan.

Akosua Damoah-Agyeman

Akosua Damoah-Agyeman

Our Affiliations and Memberships

We are a part of the following high profile global and national organizations
Global Network of Domestic Election Monitors

Global Network of Domestic Election Monitors

Recent Publications


ANTI Corruption Quotes

Power doesn’t corrupt people, people rather corrupt power The worst disease in third world countries today is corruption. And there is a cure: Transparency and Accountability. Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts, perhaps there fear Read more…

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Postal Address
Centre for African Democratic Affairs - CADA
P. O. Box GP20565
Accra-Central (GPO), Accra-Ghana