Dolores Dickson

Dolores Dickson has over 15 years’ experience as an international development practitioner. She has worked with the UN’s Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), where she conducted socio-economic research for the UN advisory committee for Guinea Bissau and with the British Red Cross in the UK. Dolores joined Camfed in 2007. Since her appointment as Executive Director, the Ghana program has grown substantially in reach and influence. High-level dialog with the Ministry of Education is ensuring that Camfed’s approach is being implemented widely. Dolores sits on Ghana’s National Education Sector Working Group, and is a member of the Advisory Council of the UN SDG Philanthropy Platform in Ghana. She holds an MA in Development Studies from the University of Manchester, UK, as well as Executive Education Certificates from Harvard University, USA.