Selamawit Alemayehu, Regional Programme Manager, Schools Programme, sub-Saharan Africa at British Council
Selamawit has held a regional role under the Education and Society’s Strategic Business Unit in the Schools Programme, since 2009. Currently she is the Regional Programme Manager under British Council's Education Strategic Business Unit's, Schools Programme for Sub-Sahara Africa. The programme runs across 17 countries in Sub-Sahara Africa. She is an experienced professional with a range of experience in project management, implementation and delivery for different programmes, as well as a background in marketing and communications and strategy.
She has an in-depth understanding of education development issues and has through the years developed her expertise in international development, partnership development and partner relations and management. Within British Council she has worked in different country and regional operations including Ethiopia, Mauritius & Kenya.