Tereza Kidane

Manager of Institutional Giving

As Manager of Institutional Giving, Tereza manages CGRS's grants portfolio and implements our institutional development strategy. Tereza is a Ph.D. candidate in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts at Ohio University. Tereza also holds MA degrees in African Studies and History from Ohio University. As an avid human rights advocate and academic, she has conducted several research projects on women and gender issues in post-conflict countries from political, historical, and cultural perspectives. Her areas of research and study focus on the strategic and instrumental roles women play in conflict resolution, gender-responsive peacebuilding approaches, and constructions and reconstructions of gender in guerrilla camps and post-war societies. Tereza has proven expertise in higher education and extensive experience in non-profit organizations.