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Zelia Herrera
Director of Human Resources

Zelia G. Herrera joined IPI in 1994. As Director of Human Resources, she is charged with the daily running of the office as well as managing Human Resources. In IPI's accounting and financial areas, she is responsible


Amanda Murchison
Administrative Assistant

Amanda joined IPI in October of 2013. As the administrative assistant, Amanda works with the Human Resources and the Finance department. She is in charge of the day to day office needs, as well as other administrative


Andres Pena
Facilities Assistant

Andres Pena joined IPI in the fall of 2008, and works in the finance and administration department, supporting the events team and carrying out various facilities tasks.

Before joining IPI, Andres worked as a


Apolinar Reynoso
Information Technology Administrator

Apolinar Reynoso joined IPI in 1998. He is responsible for the administration of IPI's local area network (LAN). He provides technical support and help desk assistance, and he addresses technical problems relating to


Ana Tangarife
Facilities Manager


David Witt
Senior Director of Operations

David Witt joined IPI in October 2006 as Director of Finance & Administration. In this role, he oversees financial management and reporting, program operations, legal and regulatory compliance, human resources,


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January 29, 2015
Building Peace and Development in the Sahel: Enhancing the Political Participation of Women and Youth


The twin security and political crises that erupted in Mali in 2012 revealed the complex and multilayered challenges that threaten peace and stability and delay development across the Sahel.