Patricia F. Formadi is a Development Practitioner and a teacher with 35 years’ experience. She is the founder and Director of New Dawn for Social Development, and has a rich experience in gender mainstreaming, financial education/literacy, leadership for change, governance, sexual and reproductive health education, women’s rights among others. She also lectures in Gender, Personal and Family Resource Management at the University for Development Studies, Ghana. She was the Executive director of the Women and Development Project for 10 years and developed a microfinance programme for women as a Programme Officer for the same organisation between 1997 to 2000.
As board member of Aflatoun International representing the Anglophone African region, she works with the African Programme Manager on issues relevant to the development of the programme in Africa, supports member organisations with capacity building and prospective partners to join the network preparations to start.