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Eden D’Oliveira

Eden leads communication at Cenfri and has been a part of the team since 2018. Since the beginning of her career, Eden has focused on how to use communications, knowledge management and partnerships to achieve social change.  

Focusing on the design and implementation of communication and engagement strategies to communicate the right message, to the right people at the right time to ensure that impact is maximised. She works with regulators, financial service providers and development partners to better communicate in their markets.  

With a passion and deep understanding of knowledge management, advocacy and people’s needs, she moves comfortably between deliverables and outcomes to harness policy change, prepare for and anticipate crises, inform national discourse, build will for social reform and nudge decision-makers and communities towards new ways of thinking and behaviours. 

Prior to Cenfri, Eden worked as a communication specialist, where she focused on strategic activations, stakeholder engagement and communication strategy and implementation for client portfolios in the Middle East and Africa.

  • M Com Communication Management, Univeristy of Pretoria
  • Bachelors degree in communications science, University of South Africa
  • BA Honours in general linguistics, Stellenbosch University



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