Waizer Belay Tafete
Family Guidance Association of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Waizer Belay Tafete, RN, BSC, MBA
Senior SRH Service Officer, Family Guidance Association of Ethiopia, an affiliate member of IPPF (International Planned Parenthood Federation)
Waizer Belay Tafete was born on the 12th of July 1967. She graduated from the School of Comprehensive Nursing with a Diploma in Nursing in 1987, an Advanced Diploma in Midwifery Nursing in 1991, an MBA in management for non-profit organizations in 2012 and a BSc in Public Health in 2012. After long years of experience in Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) service provision and management of SRH projects & programs, she is currently working as Senior SRH Service Officer for the Family Guidance Association of Ethiopia (the pioneer for Family with over 50 years of experience in providing dedicated, quality, and a broad range of SRH services in Ethiopia, complementing the governmental efforts).
In her current position, Waizer Belay Tafete is responsible for the overall quality SRH service provision (maternal health, family planning, STI & HIV, HTPs, adolescent & youth sexual health) providing technical support to service providers, support to ensure commodity & supply availability and identifying barriers, local & national to behavioral changes towards utilization of SRH services & rights.