Belen AdemProject Manager
- Circular Economy
- Private Sector Development
- Human-Centred Design
- MPP, Public Policy with focus on International Development, Willy Brandt School of Public Policy, Germany
- BSc. Economics, Haramaya University, Ethiopia
- LL.B. Law, Dire Dawa University, Ethiopia
Ms Adem has over seven years of professional experience in research, consultancy, and project management. She has worked with government agencies, development partners, research institutions, private sector actors, and civil societies on social impact projects across the African continent. She has undertaken multiple projects both as a manager and as an expert. Ms Adem has facilitated the development of a national youth employment strategy, managed the co-design of municipal digital public services, coordinated diverse stakeholders for an investment climate reform, and supported a continent-wide development finance impact evaluation. Ms Adem is an alumna of the prestigious Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders.