Gidibo is a Program Officer based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He supports due diligence on potential and current partners for SFF’s Tanzania and Kenya portfolios. He also weaves collaborative relations with funders in Tanzania to help build the Segal brand as a grantee-centric funder establishing trust-based relationships.
Gidibo is experienced in international development with a focus on youth and employment creation. He previously launched a skills development program for university students that saw a sharp increase in employment rates. In the past, he organized large continental conferences and held capacity building consulting opportunities for small groups focusing on youth employment and soft skills development. Gidibo is a U.S. State Department Sports Exchange Alumni and is a member of the Olympic Committee Athletes Commission in Tanzania.
Previously, Gidibo worked for the U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam in the Office of Public Affairs, supporting long-term exchange programs. Prior to that, he worked for GIZ, YCI, and private sector engagements across Tanzania. Gidibo holds a Bachelor of Information Technology and is pursuing a Master of Research and Public Policy.