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Mr. Shawn Houlihan

Senior Director, Africa

Forum of Federations

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Forum of Federations

700-325 Dalhousie Street

Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7G2

Canada

Company Description

The Forum of Federations is a non-profit, international organization based in Ottawa, Canada. It engages in a wide range of programs of mutual cooperation designed to help develop best practices in countries with federal systems of government around the w ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Consultant

Canadian International Development Agency

Affiliations

Member of the Leadership Council
McGill Institute for Studies in International Development

Member of the Leadership Council
Studies

CIDA’s Advisor for Support To the Sudan Peace Process
Sudan’s Comprehensive Peace Agreement

Advisor for Support To the Sudan Peace Process
CIDA

Fellow
Conflict Management Group

Teaching Fellow
John F Kennedy School of Government

Education

International Development

McGill University’s Institute for Studies

BA

Dalhousie University

MA

Public Administration

Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University

Master of Development Economics

Dalhousie University

Masters Degrees

Development Economics

Harvard

Web References (192 Total References)


Speakers included Dr. Bertus de Villier ...

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Speakers included Dr. Bertus de Villier of Australia and Dr. Asnake Kefale of Ethiopia, who gave presentations on federalism and conflict issues; Shawn Houlihan, the Forum's director for Africa, who briefed the participants on Forum activities; and Mr. Dassa Nemomissa, Program Director at the Forum's Addis Ababa Office, who explained the Ethiopia Federalism-Leadership Program.


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Shawn Houlihan, the Forum's Africa director, briefed the participants on the Forum's activities all over the world and Dassa Bulcha, program director for the Forum's Ethiopia Office, explained the objectives and components of the Ethiopia Federalism Leadership Program.


Shawn Houlihan [Senior ...

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Shawn Houlihan [Senior Director-Africa] has an MA in Public Administration from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and a BA and Master of Development Economics from Dalhousie University. He spent five years in Ethiopia (1993-1998) in governance and civil service reform. He also has extensive experience in Sudan, for Canada and for the United National Development Programme. He worked as a consultant for the Canadian International Development Agency on matters of governance, capacity development and conflict management, including on the Middle East, Horn of Africa, Pan Africa and Southern Africa. Shawn is currently based in Adis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Maeregu Habtemariam Kazentet [Director, East Africa Region].Maeregu studied agriculture at a diploma level and has a BA in Economics (Hons) from India and MA in International Development Planning and Management from Germany. He has served the government of Ethiopia from the lowest structure (Wereda) up to key positions at federal government level for more than 15 years. He was a State Minister of the Ministry of Federal Affairs where one of his main responsibilities was strengthening the federal system of government and managing conflicts within the nation.


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(français suit) 1) Welcoming remarks… 2) The Promises and Limits of Federalism for Nation Building in Africa Bio of Shawn Houlihan: Shawn Houlihan is Senior Director at the Forum of Federations where he oversees programs throughout Africa, notably in Ethiopia, Sudan, South Sudan, Kenya and Nigeria. Mr. Houlihan spent five years in Ethiopia over 1993-1998, first as CIDA’s Governance Advisor before joining the Ethiopia Prime Minister Meles Zenawi’s Office as Head of its Civil Service Reform Unit. During 1999-2002 he was CIDA’s advisor for support to the Sudan peace process and worked extensively on preparation of Sudan’s Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) and UNDP governance programs in Southern Sudan in 2004-05. In addition, Mr. Houlihan had a successful academic and consultancy career. In 2012 he was named a member of the Leadership Council at McGill University’s Institute for Studies in International Development and was recently made an associate of the Centre for Creative Leadership (www.ccl.org) 3) Upcoming meeting: June 10 : our famous BBQ!


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X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-CA:Afrique\,GRA\,secteur privé END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-1096@africastudygroup.ca DTSTAMP:20160724T080016Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-CA:ASG Events CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:(français suit)\n1) Welcoming remarks…\n2) The Promises and Lim its of Federalism for Nation Building in Africa\nBio of Shawn Houlihan:\nS hawn Houlihan is Senior Director at the Forum of Federations where he over sees programs throughout Africa\, notably in Ethiopia\, Sudan\, South Suda n\, Kenya and Nigeria. Mr. Houlihan spent five years in Ethiopia over 1993 -1998\, first as CIDA’s Governance Advisor before joining the Ethiopia Pri me Minister Meles Zenawi’s Office as Head of its Civil Service Reform Unit . During 1999-2002 he was CIDA’s advisor for support to the Sudan peace pr ocess and worked extensively on preparation of Sudan’s Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) and UNDP governance programs in Southern Sudan in 2004-05 .\nIn addition\, Mr. Houlihan had a successful academic and consultancy ca reer.

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Bio of Shawn Houlihan:
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Shawn Houlihan i s Senior Director at the Forum of Federations where he oversees programs t hroughout Africa\, notably in Ethiopia\, Sudan\, South Sudan\, Kenya and N igeria. Mr. Houlihan spent five years in Ethiopia over 1993-1998\, first a s CIDA’s Governance Advisor before joining the Ethiopia Prime Minister Mel es Zenawi’s Office as Head of its Civil Service Reform Unit. During 1999-2 002 he was CIDA’s advisor for support to the Sudan peace process and worke d extensively on preparation of Sudan’s Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA ) and UNDP governance programs in Southern Sudan in 2004-05.
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In ad dition\, Mr. Houlihan had a successful academic and consultancy career. In 2012 he was named a member of the Leadership Council at McGill University ’s Institute for Studies in International Development and was recently mad e an associate of the Centre for Creative Leadership (www.ccl.org)
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Shawn Houlihan est Directeur sénior au Forum des Fédérations\, supervisant les programmes en Afrique\, principalement en Éthiopie\, Soudan\, Sud Soudan\, Kenya et Nigéria.

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