Analysing things pragmatically and taking into account the facts.


Working independently and translating  our words into action.


Working from a sense of inner joy in the performance of our duties.


Adopting and introducing ideas and new possibilities.


Adapting to changing situations.


Taking and sharing responsibility.


Working in coherency

Consultancy services are provided to improve education at all levels. Our consultancies include a wide variety of topics such as policy and planning, strategic plans, human resource development, Education Management Information Systems (EMIS), Quality Assurance, National Qualifications Framework (NQF), Competence Based Education and Training (CBET) curricula, institutional development and capacity building initiatives for line Ministries and other sector stakeholders. In addition, Cadena has the expertise to develop and support the implementation of complex turn-key education projects in which various components such as goods, works and services (including technical assistance and training)  are integrated.

Training is provided covering different topics such as pedagogy, design of teaching and learning materials, practical skills training, student guidance and more. Training services include training needs assessments, programme design, management and implementation of our tailor-made training programmes. Cadena has provided training for a wide range of stakeholders such as;

  • Primary and secondary school teachers
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET), Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) and Agricultural Technical and Vocational Education and Training (ATVET) teachers and support staff
  • Education managers and government representatives
Successfull completion of UNESCO-Malawi project

Successfull completion of UNESCO-Malawi project

Cadena IDP and project partner INDESON Gmbh have successfully completed the project titled: ‘support to revision of harmonised curricula within construction level 2-3, introduction to revised curriculum and technical upskilling of construction instructors’. A project...

Participating in the Joint Sector Review (JSR) Zimbabwe!

Participating in the Joint Sector Review (JSR) Zimbabwe!

As part of our assignment “Consultancy service for Analysis of the Zimbabwe Education Sector and Development of the Education Sector Strategic Plan (2021-2025)” the Cadena team participated during the JSR that took place in Harare from 10 to 12 February. For three...

“Case Studies on SINCE programme” Ethiopia – Contract signed!

“Case Studies on SINCE programme” Ethiopia – Contract signed!

On the 7th of October Cadena has signed a new contract granted by the Italian Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Under the SINCE project “Stemming Irregular Migration in Northern and Central Ethiopia”, we were awarded with the contract “Case Studies on SINCE Programme”...

Update YEEP Liberia Project!

Update YEEP Liberia Project!

Cadena has started the train-the-trainer programme at the Booker Washington Institute (BWI) in Kakata, Liberia. For the next four weeks, two of our key experts will train 15 BWI TVET Instructors as well as 10 BWI Managers. The training of the two groups will be...