Joseph Mehdeh - Country Director Liberia, Riders International Board member


Joseph G. Mehdeh is the Country Director for Riders for Health Liberia. Prior to joining Riders, Joseph served a number of NGOs and outside Liberia including as Program Manager for the President special project “Sirleaf Market Women’s Fund-Liberia” for Women’s Health and Economic Empowerment, National Grants Officer for the International Rescue Committee (IRC-Liberia), The Chicago Ceasefire project at the University of Illinois in Chicago, USA, Joseph is a candidate for Master’s degree in Regional Planning at the University of Liberia graduate program, holds a BA degree in Sociology and Management with emphasis in development management from the African Methodist Episcopal University in Liberia.

He obtained several certificates in Development and Health programming, from the United States, Kenya and Liberia. Ngwarati is a holder of MSc in International Logistics and Supply Chain Management attained from the University of South Wales and is a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute and Logistics (CILT UK), a holder of a Bachelor of Commerce degree with Specialisation in Transport Economics from University of South Africa (UNISA) and a Skilled worker Class 1 in motorcycle mechanics in addition to other business related courses from Leadership Trust and Said Business School, Oxford University. .

He also earned a Post graduate certificate in International Development project Management from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies in Monterey, California and University of Illinois at Chicago through the Chicago Ceasefire project USA respectively