Birhanu holds the position of an Information Management Officer, based in Ethiopia. His primary responsibility centers on generating humanitarian information products via HIST, specifically in the Oromia region.
With a robust professional background spanning more than 7 years, Birhanu brings a wealth of experience in information management to his role. Prior to joining iMMAP Inc., he served as an Information Management Assistant with an international organization for migration (IOM) in Ethiopia for a period exceeding a year. In addition to this, Birhanu contributed his expertise for over 6 years each with organizations including Plan International Ethiopia, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, and government entities focusing on Agriculture. His work encompassed various facets of information management, data management, and information technology.
Birhanu's academic credentials encompass a bachelor’s degree in computer science, earned from Maddawallabu University in Ethiopia. Linguistically, Birhanu possesses proficiency in multiple languages, including English, Amharic, and his mother tongue, Afan Oromo.