Meressa Kahsu

About the Author Meressa Kahsu

Meressa Kahsu Dessu joined the ISS in October 2013 as a researcher and training coordinator in the Training for Peace Programme, which is part of the Conflict Management and Peacebuilding division. He is based in the Addis Ababa office. Before joining the ISS Meressa was an senior police officer (with a rank of Commander) working in different positions in the Ethiopian Federal Police Services. In this capacity, he also worked on the UN peace operation mission in South Sudan. He has 20 years’ experience in police operations, police training and security research.