Jo Moir has worked for HMG in a range of development and foreign affairs roles since 1999 and has been Deputy Head of Ethiopia since June 2016. She has led joint HMG programmes in Sudan, Libya and Egypt, represented the UK in UN negotiations on peacekeeping and conflict prevention, helped to set up the Independent Commission for Aid Impact and managed core UK investments into the UN and Red Cross Movement for humanitarian crises.
Most recent roles include Deputy Head of DFID’s Conflict and Humanitarian Department and setting up the new joint FCO-DFID North Africa Unit. She will be the Acting Head of Office from May to October 2017.
Head of DFID Ethiopia
The head of a DFID country office has overall responsibility for the running of the office and its programmes.