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East Africa Fellow

Melaku Tekle Zengeta


Melaku is Executive Director of the Ethiopian Center for Disability and Development (ECDD). He is a social worker by profession with interdisciplinary areas of expertise in disability and development with more than eight years of designing and implementation of high impact disability-inclusive development programs. Melaku co-founded and currently serves as the Vice President at the Ethiopian Lawyers with Disabilities Association. He holds an MSW in Social Work and LLB in Law and Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration and Development Management.

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