Maty Dia

Partnership Manager, Global Financing Facility, Civil Society Hub, PAI

Board Member for the CSO constituency, Gavi Board, Maty Dia 

Maty DIA is an international health specialist with a background in reproductive, maternal and child health and nutrition in Africa. Over the last years, she has focused on strengthening civil society capacity to engage in the GFF process.  

In her current role as Partnership Manager for the GFF Civil Society Hub, hosted at PAI, Maty is responsible for identifying capacity-building needs and resources in GFF countries, managing partnerships with CSOs and providing technical support. She is instrumental in building and linking up civil society platforms across the continuum of care, and helping them develop strategies to contribute to country investment cases.

Before joining PAI, Maty was the Africa NGO Focal Point for The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health (PMNCH), leading on advocacy and communications around RMNCAH Global initiatives. Her previous experience also includes working on health and nutrition issues as the West African Program Officer for Terre des Hommes Foundation. She also led funding and business development for Oxfam in the region. Maty holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Information Systems and a Master of Science in International Health from Humboldt University.