Sidy Dieye is Head of Programmes and Development at the World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT). For the past 3 years, he has been developing capacity-building projects to upgrade PT entry-level programs and provide CPDs to PT clinicians in West Africa, Central and South East Asia, working PT professional associations,universities, and other local and international stakeholders. Before joining WCPT, Sidy was a senior consultant leading a portfolio of 5 cities in Senegal, Mali, Benin, and Mauritania engaging multi-sector and multi-level governance in developing strategic planning and community resilience from November 2012 to August 2016. He has served as senior program officer and Head of office for International Alert-UK, in Liberia managing projects in conflict-affected countries, targeting the most vulnerable and marginalized groups in society across the West African region during 2004 -2009. He is an expert in community development, civil society engagement, governance, media and peace building. He is an advocate and leader in conflict resolution war stricken countries, policy developer and an excellent mediator. Sidy holds a BA in Sociology, an MA in Sociology and post conflict Development and an MA in Public Administration.