Wubet Girma

Deputy Country Director, British Council Ethiopia |
Project Director, SEWF 2019

Wubet is passionate about investing in social and human capital towards building equitable societies. As an international development professional, with over fourteen years’ experience of demonstrated track record in leadership within the NGO sector, she’s had the privilege to work on a range of development programmes: social enterprise, youth skills and entrepreneurship, livelihood and women empowerment, civil society and policy. Over the past four years, Wubet has been a key contributor to the thriving social enterprise sector in Ethiopia and has received recognition on the same. Wubet has postgraduate qualification in Social Work, Bachelors in Sociology and Social Administration.



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SEWF 2019


Explore our plenaries, mini-plenaries, sessions and workshops at SEWF 2019 from 23 – 25 October.

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See a list of speakers from around the world to present, debate and share ideas at SEWF 2019

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SEWF 2019

Week overview

We have exciting events throughout the SEWF week, read more about our interesting side events

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