Paula Mohamed-Benjamin, retired, international development professional, graduated from North Carolina A&T University and the University of the West Indies-Institute of International Relations. After two tenures in the Government of Guyana ended as Head of Section and Permanent Secretary, she served as Coordinator, Eastern Caribbean USAID Population Project.
As Programme Manager in UNDPs Barbados Sub-Regional Office, multi-sectoral programme management, inclusive governance and related development initiatives, were priority areas. This furthered career goals to support new Caribbean collaborations.
From Belize, Paula served as volunteer Board Director of Regional ECD Foundation and maintains interests in private and public networks (EON Reality and PlayFutures).