Ms Sophie Dilmitis
Ms Sophie Dilmitis joined ASAP Ltd in 2012 as an Associate, and was instrumental in providing support to W4GF’s formation and joined the W4GF Secretariat as the Programme Coordinator in 2015. She has almost two decades of pioneering grassroots work, and policy development focusing on women and young people in developing and developed countries. Born in Zimbabwe and living with HIV for the past 22 years, she advocates for policies and programmes that work for women in all their diversity and programmes that integrate sexual and reproductive health and rights with HIV. Sophie founded the Choose Life Trust in Harare, and worked for the World YWCA in Geneva, Switzerland from 2006 to 2011. Her other experiences include engagement on the Conference Coordinating Committee for the International AIDS Conferences of 2008 and 2010, the European Regional Representative on the Board of ICW from 2007 – 2009, Technical Advisory Group Member of the Commission on HIV and the Law from 2010 – 2012, and International Steering Committee Member of the Robert Carr Network Fund from 2012 to 2016.