ELÉONORE THÉNOT  Project Officer

Project Officer

Based in Addis, Eléonore joined Samuel Hall as a Project Officer in February 2019. She graduated from Sciences Po Paris with a Master’s in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, with a concentration in Economics. She has worked for the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in charge of sectoral analysis and has also been involved in the non-profit sector, as Co-President of a French association supporting female asylum seekers and refugees victims of sexual violence since 2016. She has worked as a UN Volunteer for an Ethiopian NGO providing basic services in the Amhara region. Eléonore is a reserve officer in the French Navy and was awarded the National Defence Medal after serving in the office of the Minister of Defence.


World Bank: Ethiopia Study On Social Dynamics Between Refugees And Hosts In Ethiopia: Case studies from Addis, Gambella and Jigjiga

GIZ, EU-TF: Better Migration Management (BMM) programme, developing innovative approaches to raising awareness and building community dialogue on alternative livelihood options, including safe migration within targeted locations in the East and Horn of Africa

Aktis: Independent review of The Migrant Project