Mengistu Asnake

Country Representative in Ethiopia


Mengistu Asnake is Pathfinder International's Country Representative in Ethiopia.

Dr. Mengistu Asnake is a public health specialist with 25 years of experience in reproductive health, primary health care, child survival, community health services, program management, training, operational research, and clinical service delivery.


Areas of Expertise: Systems Strengthening, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health, Behavior Change, HIV & AIDS, HIV Care and Treatment, HIV Prevention, Opinion Change

Education: MD and MPH

Languages: Amharic and English

Joined Pathfinder in: February 1999

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