Dorcas Amakobe

Dorcas Amakobe

Executive director
Moving the Goalposts

Dorcas Amakobe is the executive director of Moving The Goalposts. For the past nine years she has worked in the same organisation in various capacities, as a program manager and community liaison coordinator.

She has worked extensively with rural communities in Africa to implement programmes supporting adolescent girls and reproductive health, disability, gender and women's rights. She holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies community development option from Pwani University. 

Moving the Goalposts changing lives of 9,000 Kenyan girls through football, The Guardian, November 2018

Why football is a game-changer for girls in Kenya, Brits in Kenya, August 2018