Calisto Moisés Cossa
Calisto Cossa has degrees in Political Science, History, Geography and Law. He taught in the province and city of Maputo before joining the parliamentary team of the Mozambique Liberation Front in 2001. From 2008 to 2013, he worked for the administrative team of the province of Maputo, and later ran as a candidate in the Matola municipal election, which he won. Mr. Cossa was president of the International Observation on Participatory Democracy for the period of 2015-2016, during which time he organized the 16th International Conference of the IOPD.