Program Manager for Cities and Urban Mobility at World Resource Institute
Elleni Ashebir (WRI Africa), Manager for Cities and Urban Mobility Program in Addis Ababa, responsible for the overall management of Ross Center for Sustainable Cities WRI Africa work, including engaging with government and development partners. Elleni has diverse experience in Ethiopia’s urban development sector and has worked with national, regional, and city-level government, as well as local communities and vulnerable groups to help ensure cities pursue socially equitable, environmentally sustainable, and economically viable development. Elleni is leading UNEP/UNDA project to support the Ethiopian government’s investment in NMT infrastructure and promote walking and cycling. Elleni is an Urban Planner by profession.