Maria Michalopoulou

Enterprise Development Programme Officer

Maria Michalopoulou

Maria supports the day to day running of the Enterprise Development Programme, ensuring knowledge and learning from Oxfam's work on livelihoods, private sector engagement and market and value chain development, is communicated and shared with internal and external audiences.

With a combined background in communications and development, she has previously worked in the media industry as well as for the UN and NGOs in Indonesia and Southern Sudan. Maria holds a masters degree in screen arts and a second masters in international studies and diplomacy from the School of Oriental and African Studies.

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Smallholder farmers in Zimbabwe. Annie Bungeroth/Oxfam

From 'pay as you go' to 'share and grow' — can mobile phones help small farmers?

Small farmers produce 80% of the food consumed in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, but struggle to feed themselves. Can mobile phone technology help? ...