- Operations Manager, TANZANIA
Helena Cikanda is IYF's Operations Manager, sitting in the Award Management Unit (AMU). Helena provides strategic input for IYF’s Global leadership, collaborating on continuous improvement of local country operations. Prior to her current position, Helena was the Senior Manager for Operations and Learning for the IYF Mozambique office. With over 13 years of managerial experience with social and development projects in areas such as agriculture, savings and loans, and nutrition, Helena joined IYF in May 2016 from Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN). At IYF, in addition to serving numerous managerial functions, Helena has played major supportive monitoring and evaluation roles. She holds a BA in Business Management and is currently pursuing an MA in Sustainability and Leadership at the University of Cumbria.
- Languages: English, Portuguese, Swahili
- Country of birth Mozambique