Alemayehu Konde Koira

Senior Program Manager, Youth Livelihoods

Alemayehu manages a portfolio of the Foundation’s Youth Livelihoods program with a focus on problems of youth unemployment, entrepreneurship, skills development, social and financial education and agriculture. Alemayehu has more than 20 years’ experience in a variety of international non-governmental, donor and academic organizations within the international development field. Before joining the Foundation, Alemayehu worked for Plan International in Tanzania as Program Manager and Household Economic Security Advisor in Plan Region of Eastern and Southern Africa. Alemayehu holds a Bachelor of Science from Alemaya University of Agriculture, Ethiopia and a Master of Agriculture Economics from Reading University, UK.