Nqe Dlamini has at least 25 years of extensive experience in project development facilitation, which includes 7 years in facilitating community relations on hydropower projects (having been part of Nepsa’s team since 2014). He has facilitated a number of projects within the food-water-energy-conservation nexus. He has worked with organisations like the Institute of Natural Resources (INR), International Community of the Red Cross (ICRC), Built Environment Support Group (BESG), the Mvula Trust, SaveAct Trust, World Vision South Africa, Lima Rural Development Foundation, Mahlathini Development Foundation and Farmer Support Group (FSG) at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. He is also the founder and MD of Stratact (PTY) Ltd – which specialises in project development facilitation, education, and training. Among many qualifications, Nqe holds a Master’s degree with a specialisation in adult education and is currently a Ph.D candidate.