Alemayehu Konde Koira, The MasterCard Foundation, Canada


Alemayehu Konde Koira is Senior Program Manager at The MasterCard Foundation, based in Toronto, Canada. He manages a portfolio of the Foundation’s Youth Livelihoods Program with a focus on youth employment, entrepreneurship, skills development, social and financial education and agriculture. He has over 20 years of experience in a variety of non-governmental, donor and academic organizations within the international development field, with emphasis on youth development work and program management. Before joining the Foundation, Alemayehu worked for Plan International as Program Support Manager in Tanzania, as Household Economic Security Advisor in Eastern and Southern Africa and at Plan International Headquarters in the UK.  Alemayehu holds a Bachelor of Science from Alemaya University of Agriculture, Ethiopia and a Master’s in Agriculture Economics from Reading University, UK.

Twitter: @AlemayehuKonde
LinkedIn: https://ca.linkedin.com/in/alemayehu-konde-607b7a44

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