Hi Devexer, I live for being a part of social progress. I geek out to solve problems with smart people. My best tools are film production, campaigning with passion and solidarity, community organizing, and policy.
Consultant and researcher specialized in rural development and conservation, livelihoods, natural resource management and sustainable agriculture. 17 years of experience; I am familiar with poverty alleviation, food security, integrated projects and program action; based onto productive enterprises, value chain and adaptation actions. I have expertise in qualitative and quantitative in methodologies for results and impacts assessments; developing learning and systematization systems.
Senior Professional with over 15 years of operations, finance and compliance experience at progressively managerial levels in a range of diverse international relief and development settings. A results-driven manager with established strategic planning and analytical skills and ability to swiftly identify and address operational challenges. Extensive experience in project management and leading organisational restructures of country programs to facilitate the start- up, scale up, scale down and close out of operations. Proven leader in establishing and implementing sub-grant management systems and overseeing operations/finance functions with a focus on both compliance and partner relationship management.
Experienced mid-career international development professional with particular expertise in program management, grant management, youth, civic education and other critical civil society development practices. Work experience includes travel to the Caucasus, Central Asia, Afghanistan and the Middle East. Professional demeanor with a can-do attitude. Seeking exciting employment opportunities in the Washington DC metro area as well as long-term opportunities worldwide.
Experienced COP, Project Director and Team Leader in management of large & medium size projects. Governance (civil service reform, local government and decentralization, public sector capacity building in management, HRM, leadership, policy), PFM (public finance management in budgeting, local government finance, procurement, PFM capacity building), G7+ countries, fragile and post conflict states.
Currently employed as Agronomist in SunEdison's solar water pump business, Dr. agr. Volker Kleinhenz has 20 years of experience in World Agriculture and has worked with farms in Germany, Italy, Greece, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Kenya, India, Maldives, Bangladesh, Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam, Taiwan and Australia.
Regional Business Mentor, Global Village Energy Partnership International, Nairobi, Kenya
I am interested in working with any organization concerned with socio-economic empowerment of poor or low-income households. This would involve working in a team in developing and implementing approaches that can efficiently and effectively lead to the achievement of an organizations' development objective.
-Concise and creative writer with experience in non-profit operations and communications.
-Experience managing diverse teams and excelling in leadership positions.
-Team player with an established reputation for prevailing through crises.
-Fluent in French with extensive writing and translation experience.
Intermediate Arabic skills – proficient in reading and writing Modern Standard Arabic.
Executive Director, Kumasi Center for LIfelong Learning
Yaw is a consultant on Governance and Sustainable Development and Director at Kumasi Center for Life-Long Learning, a center for skills training and entrepreneurship, research and advocacy based in Kumasi, Ghana. Yaw is also a trained Cluster Facilitator and member of the Pan-African Competitiveness Forum-PACF, working to strengthen the competitiveness of local organizations through shared best practices.
Consultant, Charles D. Pickering, CPA, CFE, CFF, CGMA
Senior Financial Executive with significant international experience in Management, Accounting, Auditing, Forensic Audits, Compliance and Investigations. Executive presence and presentation skills and experience dealing with Audit Committees, Boards of Directors and external agencies. Budgeting an
I have over fifteen years of experience with the USAID’s projects funded between five to twenty million US Dollar. These projects are in different area including: Health components such as MNCH / FP, Malaria, HIV/AIDS and agriculture. I also participated in the Establishment of Mutual Health in the Matching Grant with Local authorities in the framework of health governance.
I have the privilege of working over the years in close collaboration with local authorities, CBOs, CSOs, health technicians in many regions in Senegal.
In addition, I can ensure the development of the manual of procedures and management agreements develop the tools to monitor them by using software such as Excel or QUICKBOOKS. I would also be able to coordinate with sites and assist in the timely budgets and Reporting package includes regional level and site level financial analytics of operating results, consolidated trial balance, P&L, balance sheet, and statement of cash flows. I am able to Monitor bank accounts, and Ensuring that all accounting policies and procedures are strictly adhered.
I serve as the project's contact with the client on administrative issues, participating in discussions on contract issues and actions, and following up on client requests and concerns. I Oversee HR activities affecting the project including but not limited to the hiring, termination, benefit tracking and legal disputes affecting current and former site office personnel.
I'm a MD and I have a Master degree in public health. I worked, nine years in Primary Health Care and cost recevery, eigth years as a trainer of trainers in Reproductive Health program and for years, almost four year as as a chief of mission in HIV/Aids figth program. My last expérience is on Tobacco control as a program officer. A part from my first nine years in Primary health care, all my other experiences were at international level in Africa