Ghaida Rishmawi

Ghaida Rishmawi is the Country Director for the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Ghaida Rishmawi

Mrs. Ghaida Rishmawi is a Gender & NGO Management expert with demonstrated experience in Project Management, civil society and social work, emergency & relief Programs, Capacity Building and Community Development.

Her 16 years work experience in Middle East includes 14 years working in International NGO & Emergency Relief Programs in different countries; Palestine, South Sudan, Turkey, Jordan, Iraq, and Italy at senior management positions where she has been worked with some of the International and local donors as; USAID, EU, JICA, UNTF,CIDA, UN/HPF, DFID, OFDA, UKAID, German-MOFA,  German-BMZ,  and Various UN agencies.

Since April 2018, she joined Women for Women International Iraq as Country Director.