Beatrice Boakye-Yiadom is an experienced grantmaker with 15 years of experience in grantmaking during which she has led and helped to shape grantmaking content and systems. She also has expertise in designing and managing grant making programmes as well as community development programmes. In all, she has a total of 19 years experience in the development sector working with diverse groups of constituents in underserved and hard to reach communities. Beatrice is very passionate about ensuring small to medium size women led organisations have equitable opportunities and access to both financial and technical resources. Beatrice is the grant manager at the African Women’s Development Fund.