Annesofie Misiani, serves as the programme management officer, with the International Centre for Evaluation Development (ICED). She is a communication specialist in the development sector with a wealth of experience in donor relations, stakeholder engagement, operations management, planning and coordination of conferences and professional meetings, and impactful digital story telling experience. In addition, she has engaged with MSMEs in the agricultural sector, and projects with and for the women and youth on different programmes within sub-saharan Africa.
In 2017, she served at ICED, where her role involved programme support, research, operations management as well as planning and coordination of annual conferences, and stakeholder engagement. Prior to this , AnneSofie, consulted as a communication specialist , where she led in her capacity the planning and coordination of African Enterprise Challenge Fund ( AECF) and African Green Revolution for Africa (AGRA) convening’s and logistics, AGRF 2016. Thereafter she served as a resource mobilization (fundraiser) assistant, where she engaged in research and putting together donor summaries on potential donors for their outreach and to inform the donor of engagement strategies for African Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF).
Earlier in her career, she served at Food for the Hungry International (FHI) Kenya, as the programme assistant in the HIV/AIDS department where her role involved carrying out youth and women sensitizations, organizing trainings, research, administrative support in the department, donor reporting and creating awareness amongst the youth in high school.
She is passionate about championing quality dialogue between development partners as a gateway to ensuring sustainable livelihoods for all. Annesofie earned her MA in Law & Diplomacy, with key focus on International Trade, from Coventry University, England (2014-2015), earned certification in (PPP) Public Private Partnership with DANIDA Fellowship Center (DFC), Copenhagen, Denmark. (2017), and (BCP) Business Continuity Planning , Business Model Innovation, Risk Management , and Cash Flow management , Ernst & Young LLP, Nairobi Kenya (2020). She also has a Bachelor of Art degree in Community Development, with a focus on gender development and project management, Daystar University. (2009-2012)