Dolores Dickson is Executive Director, Camfed Ghana. She gained international aid experience working at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, and coordinated the Ghana charity, African Education Aid. She also conducted socio-economic research for the UN advisory committee for Guinea Bissau. Dolores completed an MA in Development Studies at the University of Manchester in 2004 and worked at the British Red Cross Society in the UK. Since her appointment as Executive Director, the Ghana programme has grown substantially in reach and influence and high-level dialogue with the Ministry of Education is securing replication of Camfed's strategies.