Dr Shimelis Tsegaye

Director of Programmes, ACPF

Dr Shimelis Tsegaye is the Director of Programmes at ACPF, responsible for managing, co-ordinating and overseeing overall programme development and implementation. Dr. Shimelis has coordinated and co-authored the African Report on Child Wellbeing (ARCW), the African Report on Violence against Children (ARVAC) and the African Report on Children with Disabilities. He is also the author of a number of research reports on various issues, including on disability, child survival, child protection, child poverty and child wellbeing.

Dr. Shimelis holds a degree of Doctor of Education from the University of South Africa (UNISA).