Kelay Belihu (Dr.)

Vice President

Educational achievements: attained DVM degree from Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Addis Ababa University in 1992 and PhD degree in dairy breeding from Humboldt University of Berlin in 2002.

Current affiliation: currently interested to work on livestock health and production issues in education, development and emergencies

Career history and work experience:

  • Lecturer to Associate Professor: Faculty of veterinary Medicine of Addis Ababa University from September 1992 to June 2010, served also as academic posts from Department Head to Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Research for several years
  • National Livestock Consult and Livestock Office in Afar Field Office of FAO-Ethiopia from July 2010 to April 2018
  • National Epidemiologist in EU-SHARE PPR Project of FAO-Ethiopia from May 2018 to present

Responsibility at EVA: Deputy/Vice President