Sallem Berhane

Sallem Berhane

Senior Associate
  • Global South

Sallem is a senior associate within RMI’s Energy Transition Academy, an initiative of the Global South program. She works to support sub-Saharan African partners in achieving their energy transition goals.


Before joining RMI, Sallem worked for the United Nations Development Programme as a policy specialist. She has previous experience working with international organizations, the private sector, governments, and donors in topic areas such as inclusive development, poverty reduction, and access to finance. Sallem is a 2022 CELI Fellow.


MA, International Development, Sciences-Po Paris

BA, Political Science and History, Macalester College