Getahun Wolemeskal

Getahun Wolemeskal

Title

Deputy Country Director & Program Officer, Ethiopia

Position

  • Ethiopia Staff

Bio

Mr. Getahun Woldemeskal has been with The Hunger Project – Ethiopia since 2007, as Assistant Program Officer, Program Officer & Deputy Country Director & Program Officer.

He holds a BSc. in Statistics from Addis Ababa University and Professional Masters (PM) in Geo-observation and Earth sciences specialized in Planning and Coordination for Natural Resource Management (ITC), The Netherlands.

Prior to joining The Hunger Project-Ethiopia, Getahun served government offices for 15 years as a planning officer, statistics and research team leader, department head, and as a social policy adviser  of state council.  He worked in a World Bank financed development program as Regional manager and team leader for a total of seven years.  He also worked in Non-Governmental Organizations at different positions and has been a freelance consultant to different local and international charity organizations.