Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Summary The Program Assistant in Ethiopia is an important member of the Africa team. The focus of the Africa team is to enable collective impact for the foundation in Africa by influencing policy and finance towards key development priorities, strengthening capacity and enabling systems for delivery, and innovating and leveraging cross-cutting enablers for impact at scale. For Ethiopia, the foundation has an opportunity to build on our current work in the country and stimulate change through programmatic and advocacy efforts. We wish to engage more deeply with key partners and stakeholders including the Ethiopian government, donors, grantees, private sector, media, and others by listening and learning on the ground to get the most impact from our investments in health, agriculture, and development. Effective advocacy efforts in Ethiopia are critical to understanding and shaping important public policy debates around issues affecting our work, building public...