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Senior Associate, Project Management Alexandra Mierzwa

Alexandra Mierzwa is passionate about equitable resource access and distribution, especially in the context of international aid. She currently supports contractual & financial compliance for the Niger portfolio and the Population & Reproductive Health portfolio–where operations span West Africa– for the USAID-funded GHSC-TA FTO Project. Alexandra joined Chemonics in 2021 after working in Communications for UNICEF, an EU policy advocacy firm, and Disneyland Paris. She holds a Master of Public Administration (MPA) with a specialization in International and Development Administration from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University.

by Alexandra Mierzwa

Advancing Women’s Health Through Data and Partnerships

As a 19-year-old student living in Benin, Kidita* dreamed of finishing her studies before starting a family. She relied on the pill so she wouldn’t get pregnant while at school. But one day, when Kidita went to the health facility in her village to pick up her monthly prescription, she found that it was unavailable.…