Iliriana Jaka Gashi serves as the Country Director for Women for Women International – Kosovo, where she manages programs that have served more than 32,000 women since 1999.

Before joining Women for Women International, Dr. Gashi worked for the Canadian International Development Agency, World Vision, the French Embassy in Kosovo, the World Bank, and the American International Health Alliance (AIHA). She was also a member of the Policy and Planning Committee in Kosovo’s Ministry of Health.

Dr. Gashi is a medical doctor with a Master’s degree in Management of Health Care Administration from the University of Lausanne in Switzerland. She serves on the Board of the Network of Roma, Ashkali and Egyptian Women Organizations of Kosovo and is a member of the Soroptimist International Club in Pristina.