Making policies work

Lidet Tadesse Shiferaw


Lidet Tadesse Shiferaw, an Ethiopian, is a Policy Officer in the Security and Resilience Programme. She has an MA in International Peacebuilding from University of Notre Dame (USA). She’s interested in regional and multinational approaches to peacebuilding in Africa in general and the Horn of Africa in particular.

Before joining ECDPM. Lidet has worked as an Independent Consultant where she supported research and advocacy efforts of various other civil society organizations engaged in east Africa. She previously worked as a Policy Advisor of the Life & Peace Institute, Horn of Africa Regional Program, where she supported the organisation’s policy engagement with the African Union and IGAD. Lidet has also worked as an intern at the Peace and Security Department of the African Union.

    Dérives continentales dans un monde multipolaire

    Publications | Published on 28-01-2019

    Continental drifts in a multipolar world

    Publications | Published on 14-01-2019

    Tackling the triggers of violence-induced displacement

    Publications | Published on 10-09-2018

    Une occasion de faire les choses bien

    Publications | Published on 31-01-2018

    A chance to get it right

    Publications | Published on 03-01-2018

    Lidet Tadesse Shiferaw

    Policy Officer Security and Resilience Programme




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