Mr. Abdul Tejan-Cole, Executive Director of OSIWA visited IRESSEF on Monday, July 10, 2017, to discuss current and future collaborations between IRESSEF and OSIWA.

Osiwa supports the activities of IRESSEF through the WATER project but also through the financing of a consultation for the preparation of a procedures manual for IRESSEF.

Abdul Tejan-Cole has been the Executive Director of OSIWA since 2011. He led the Anti-Corruption Commission of Sierra Leone from 2007 to 2010. He was an attorney in the Special Court for Sierra Leone, Deputy Director for the International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) Cape Town Office and President of the Sierra Leone Bar Association.


Mr. Tejan-Cole has an extensive experience working with the Open Society Institute (OSI). He served as Board Chair of OSIWA from 2002 to 2007 and has also served as a member of the board of the Open Society Justice Initiative (OSJI).