Procurement Specialist, Alpex Consulting Africa Limited
Over 25 years experience in procurement, logistics, supply chain management, warehousing and training in: Kenya Air force, Kenya Airways, Lonrho Africa, Modern Management Institute, Sky Television, Air Japan, P & O Shipping, NHS, American Airlines and DH Mitchell and Sons all in public, private, and
Public health professional with 17-year experience providing strategic advice health systems strengthening, Malaria, HIV/AIDS and removing barriers to access healthcare. Expertise in M&E and program oversight, gap analysis, capacity building of civil society organizations and national authorities. Provided long-term TA to European Commission; experienced with USAID funding, Global Fund, UN
Senior Legal & Governance Advisor, AECOM/Aries Group
William Kosar is a senior legal advisor, law professor, project manager, trainer and institutional development professional. He has worked throughout the world assisting governments and private sector entities with legal reform, legislative drafting and capacity building and and is currently working in Botswana on a trade facilitation project..
M Sc. Eng. IHE Delft,; B.Sc. Eng. Makerere University, 18 years’ work experience majorly as a Consultant in project management, planning, design, tender preparation and administration and contract management of various infrastructure projects in transportation, roads and highways, in line with various standards like The World Bank, FIDIC, and Uganda’s PPDA Procurement and Contract models.
Municipal Governance and Post Conflict stabilization, disaster and infrastructure reconstruction adviser primarily focusing on essential services with 27 and 10 years respective experience in UK, Iraq, Afghanistan and Sierra Leone as well as 33 years military reserve experience with operational deployments on reconstruction and stabilization programs within PRTs, USAID and DiFID programs as well as US/UK military units.
International Development Specialist, Self-Employed
I am a sustainable agriculturalist/environmentalist having worked on long-term jobs in Africa over the past 30 years. Most work has been with USAID either as a long-term consultant or as a USAID project manager. I currently manage a private sector business advocacy grant-making project funded by Danida, EC & USAID in Ghana (Phase II of the BUSAC Fund that I managed under Phase I). All of my professional experience has dealt with improving livelihoods in developing countries.
International Procurement and Project Implementation Specialist, VicRoads International Australia (ADB and Japan Poverty Reduction Fund)
Mr. Ruprai is a consultant, manager and team leader who specializes in international development projects and has over 33 years experience working on donor projects funded by World Bank, USAID, ADB, UN, MCC and EU.
Dr Anna Spenceley is a tourism specialist based in South Africa. She is the founder of STANDcc, which is a consultancy company providing a range of innovative solutions in sustainable tourism globally. Anna is Chair of the IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA) Tourism and Protected Areas Specialist Group, and vice chair of the board of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council. Anna is the editor of "Responsible Tourism: Critical issues for Conservation and Development".
Titus is an international development consultant with 25 years experience in Africa and Asia. He has managed and promoted projects and programs, specializing in research, institutional development, capacity building, project design, planning and communications. He was Chief, Communication for Development Adviser to UN FAO and SADC; and country representative for AED/FHI360, Rockefeller Foundation, Futures, Communication Initiative. Titus is a problem solver, and creative team achiever.
I have 35 years of experience in fragile countries; in Africa, Middle East and Asia. I collaborated directly and indirectly with various donors; USAID, World Bank, KFW, DFID and UNDP: • Audit • Public finance management • Fiscal management • Risk Assessment and SME, • Capacity building
Chief of Party, Institution Development adviser, Belgian Technical Cooperation
Senior consultant for institutional strengthening, result-oriented planning, monitoring, evaluation, organisational learning, capacity building, with extensive experience in East and Southern Africa and Asia (and in South America and the Middle East).
Assistant Professor of Community Medicine, MNR Medical College, Sangareddy, A.P. India
Public health professional with vast and varied experience in the field of public health. Areas of Expertise include Epidemiology of Communicable diseases, Tuberculosis, Child survival, ,Health policy,Capacity building, Primary health care and Strengthening of Health systems.
Development sector professional with 10 years of experience on HIV/AIDS, program management, Health Systems Strengthening, Behavior Change Communication, designing and developing program strategies, program implementation and evaluation.
Regional Advisor on Social Development, MENA Region, United Nations, Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, ESCWA
I have over 20 years experiences of technical assistance in Arab countries; provide substantive advisory services in the field of national/regional economic and social development; propose strategic policy formulation, deployment, oversight, monitoring and evaluation; Expert in program management cycle; Train policy makers on emerging issues of economic and social development, institutional capacity building &; organizational development; improved agribusiness cluster & national competitiveness.
Municipal Governance Advisor/Grants,Subcontracts Compliance Supervisor, DAI/RUMP UP West, Herat/Afghanistan
Local Government/Decentralization and Community Development specialist with 20 years experience working in USAID funded programs in Democratic Governance: Community Development, Citizen Participation, Capital Improvement Planning, Condominium Associations, Local Government Service Delivery including assistance to design, plan, implementation of local government function (Solid Waste Management, Water Supply, Heating, Street Lighting). Grants/Subcontracts management experience/Central Asia/Afghanistan. Solid experience in project/grants/subcontracts and operations management including administrative responsibilities related to funds management, procurement (USAID regulations), staff, day to day operation.
Additional Secretary, Planning & Development Department, FATA.
I have a sound educational background, with credentials of MBA in Human Resource Management and Bachelors in Law. My educational background coupled with my public sector experience gained over a period of time provides me with a tremendous platform to efficiently and effectively work in any organization. Having diversified experience of working in the public sector; I have gained ample understanding, knowledge and skills in the planning systems, public sector governance i.e. human resource & financial management, local governance, public service delivery, right based approaches.
Serving as the head of the Provincial Election Authority, provided me with an in depth knowledge of democratization, local governance systems, electoral processes, human and financial management. It also gave me an opening to collaborate with the NGO’s in raising awareness; regarding the public representation systems and gender rights. It was here that I had an opportunity to interact with NRB while representing my province in the formulation of new local government system.
My tenures in the Planning & Development Department have infact been the formative periods of my entire career. Experiences of these years have added new horizons to my intellect. I learned and practiced the basic mechanics of planning cycle, program analysis, report writing & acquired requisite knowledge of Social Sector, Natural Resource Management, Rural & multi- sectoral development. I was also exposed to national policies & programs and the paradigm shifts at the international level. My frequent interactions with the Federal Government enabled me to understand essential national policies regarding MTDF, PRSP, Vision-2030 and the Social Protection. Collaboration with the donor agencies made me realizes the value of pro-poor policies, MDG’s, Social Protection and Disaster Management. It was in the Social Protection context, that I worked closely with DFID and World Bank and complemented their efforts at the provincial level. My tenure with a GIZ has facilitated me to realize independent working and coordination with the government for implementation of their mandate and also know about the processes involved.
Over 35 years of international development and private sector experience. Project management: proposal writing, project design, project start-up, budgeting & financial management, work plans, communication plan (including marking & branding), procurement, grant & subcontract management; monitoring & evaluation/results management, reporting. Technical expertise : public, private and NGO sector human/workforce & institutional capacity assessment & development, vocational training & education, gender & youth programs, entrepreneurship, SME development, market systems/value chains, agribusiness, competitiveness, trade development, accounting & audit reform, access to credit & investment, remittances, public education, policy reform. Geographic experience: 9 years in Africa (Niger, Rwanda, Zambia, Democratic Republic of the Congo/Zaire, Tunisia), 12 years in Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Uzbekistan), 2 years in Afghanistan, 2 years in Haiti.
Employment: 8 years in private sector (construction, agricultural investment), 10 years with USAID (financial & project management), 17 years project management (Chief of Party, senior manager). Education/Professional: MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business (Finance & Accounting, International Business), MA International Relations from Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) (Development Economics, African Studies, political & social development), BA History from Yale. Former Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Languages: French fluent, Russian intermediate.
I am a graduate of Master of Science in Public Policy and Management (MSPPM) from Carnegie Mellon University (Heinz College) - Adelaide Campus. Professionally, I am Project Management Professional (PMP) with other diverse professional and soft skills that include a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Apart from Master's degree, I hold a BA in Accounting and Financial Management with more than 9 years experiences both on public and private sector.
Chief Executive Officer, Timeless Afrika Rural Development
International Rural, Agricultural and Community Strategy Development and Implementation specialist with focus on practical steps to translate strategy into action at beneficiary level. Areas of special interest and competence are agricultural and trade value channel assessment, design and re-engineering, community based organisation and local government institutional capacity assessment and development. Intimate knowledge and expertise in the South African Land Restitution process.
Program Component Manager, German Agency for International Cooperation - GIZ Burundi
More than thirteen (13) years of experience working on technical assistance programs (GIZ, USAID, EU and UNDP) and advising governments (Burkina Faso, Burundi, Lebanon, Syria, Oman and the Philippines) with a main focus on rural WASH, water and wastewater utility management, institutional development, and program management.
Director (Programmes), Janhit Foundation, S.P.-24, Chetan Vihar, Sector-C, Aliganj, Lucknow-226024, (U.P.) India
With professional qualification of Social Sector (Ph.D. in Sociology) coupled with Agriculture, Rural Livelihood, Banking (M. Sc. Ag & CAIIB-I) and recipient of two GOLD MEDALS, I possess rich and varied working experience of over 28 years in the field of project management & agriculture development under various successful World Bank/ADB/ EU/ IFAD/ UNDP /USAID/UN-HABITAT/ AfDB/ DFID, JICA aided projects viz. USAID Afghanistan SUPPORT Project (Afghanistan),U.P. Participatory Forest Mgt. & Poverty Alleviation Project (India) Preparing the Jiangxi Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Development Project (China), Iraq Personnel Support Services (Iraq PSS) Project, Local Governance Project-2 (Iraq), RUFIP (Ethiopia),), ETESP-LMS (Aceh, Indonesia), UPSLRP-I & II, UPALRP, SWA-SHAKTI, UPWSRP and UPDASP), micro-credit, micro-insurance, micro-enterprises & rural livelihoods, agril./ rural lending, agri-business management, women empowerment, rural development, M&E, monitoring of NGOs, training & HR development, health & nutrition, organic farming etc. (inclusive of the World Bank/ ADB/ EU/ IFAD/ UNDP/ UN-HABITAT/ FAO/ USAID/ AfDB, DFID, JICA funded projects for over 17 years)
Independent Contractor- civil society, Hall Aociates
Sr. democracy and governance specialist with fourteen years experience in civil society program management,HICD, training, technical assistance, monitoring and evaluation, and grants administration in Armenia, BiH, Albania, Kosovo, and Iraq.
I am an independent consultant working working in the environment, climate change, development and infrastructure sectors. My work includes the water sector - water supply, drainage, sewerage, irrigation and agriculture, floods and river erosion; health, energy and transport. I have worked with a number of different agencies - government, private consultancies, NGOs and multilateral organisations.
I have 2 master degrees - first in environment policy and second in geography specializing in regional planning.
An experienced international business development, commercial law, regulatory reform, and trade facilitation consultant, lawyer, and project manager with expertise improving the legal environment for business. A dynamic manager, team leader, and mentor, with significant achievements in the United States, Eastern Europe, and the former Soviet Union. Especially interested in future opportunities in Eastern Europe and the CIS.
I have been an international development professional (Development Economist) for over 25 years, 23 of which have been based in Indonesia. During that time I have worked for numerous multilateral and bilateral aid donor projects financed by AusAID, the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank, USAID, DFID, UN-Habitat, Belgian Aid, OECF and JBIC.
I have also worked for five years in the private sector as an Associate Director of Town Management for Lippo Land property developers in Jakarta where I established and managed the urban services for two of Lippo Land’s satellite townships in the greater Jakarta area.
25 years of experience • Available 2015-05-31T15:00:00.000Z
Component Leader, Private Sector (Value Chain) Development, Chemonics International Inc.
Development professional, with proven team leadership skills and over 20 years of diverse experience in the fields of strategic value chain development to increase market competitiveness of small & medium enterprises, business support services and research.
I am an experienced strategic management advisor, with expertise in economic policy analysis, political analysis, stakeholder engagement, and sustainability risk management.
I have lived in Indonesia for almost 10 years, working with both public and private sector stakeholders; I have built upon a deep understanding of Indonesia’s economic, social, and political dynamics to assist clients and partners in mitigating risks and embracing business opportunities related to social and environmental sustainability.
I have acquired in-depth knowledge and understanding of environmental policy, and extensive experience in campaign and advocacy.
Private Sector Engagement and Livelihood Program Manager C4 Portfolio, Winrock International- Climate Resilient Ecosystems and Livelihoods Project-USAID/Bangladesh
Expert in Climate Resilient economic development, M4P, Value chain, Private Sector development, Public Health, Nature tourism and Environmental Governance Projects. I worked in Afghanistan and Bangladesh. Leading MSMEs development and Income generation for Small holders of differnt projects of different subsectors. Worked for DFID-SDC, EC, USAID and Gates Foundation
I am interested in Social Entrepreneurship, Impact Investing, and market mechanisms for development. I have a strong background in Social Entrepreneurship, Civil Society Strengthening, Community Mobilization, Grants management.
Managing Director/Lead Consultant, Action for Change Tanzania
I have over 20 years experience in management of development programmes, capacity building of NGOs/CBOs, strategic planning, HIV/AIDS, gender and micro-enterprise developmentiin Tanzania. I have a M.A. in Human Geography of Developing Countries, University of Utrecht, the Netherlands. I worked for AIDSTAR-One, the Belgian Embassy, Belgian Technical Cooperation and as Technical Advisor for SERO Business Women Association (CMC/PSO-the Netherlands) and Cooperative Education Centre for the Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV). I did a vast amount of consultancies in HIV/AIDS , gender, capacity building, strategic planning, program development in East Africa and Tanzania.
Visitng faculty, Vishweshwariah Technological University- Post Graduate Studies Regional Center, Bangalore,
The areas in which I have worked are Water Resources, Public finance Management, Water and Sanitation, Municipal Infrastructure, PPP Models, Agro-processing, Biotechnology, Aquaculture, Solid Waste Management, Telecommunications, Manufacturing. Worked for USAID and ABFD projects
I was specifically involved in Developing M & E survey for Capacity Building, Needs Assessment for Ministry of Water Resources in Iraq
I am proficient in writing project proposals, feasibility studies for a very complex projects. I have also conducted training in Project management, Proposal writing and other Project management related skills.
Worked in capacity Development and organizational development activities with the Ministry of Defense in Rwanda, Ministry of Water Resources, Iraq and Ministry of Finance & Economy, General Secretariat of Strategic Planning and Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Blue Nile State, Sudan.
Basic Disciplines of expertise:
Project Planning & Program Management,
Capacity Building, Organizational development, & Change Management
Proposal Writing and feasibility studies
Training & Strategic Planning
Management Education & Engineering Management
General Manager (Projects)
Deputy General Manager (Project)
Advisor in Project Management, Blue Nile state, Sudan
Senior Adviser for Ministry of Water Resources (MOWR) Iraq
Project Management Adviser, Ministry of Defense, Rwanda
EDUCATION / TRAINING:
Masters in Development Management
Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management.
Bachelors Degree in Engineering (Mechanical Engineering
At present, I am a Senior Expert for the IFC-funded project titled “Assessment of Agribusiness Logistics: (LIA) Logistics Investment Assessment for Logistic Centres in Egypt”. My duties includes elaborating a Legal and Regulatory Framework needed for Egypt in order to increase logistic investments. This included a full series of sector interviews and consultations with main key players, an assessment of international best practices, and a final set of recommendations and adaptation to the Egyptian scenario. The is leading to improvement of the legal and regulatory framework aimed at facilitating investments in the logistic sector by providing a clear liability framework and legal environment for the development of multimodal transport and logistics services. I am also the Team Leader for the EU-Funded Project titled “Reform of the Egyptian Transport Sector”. The Project provides support to the Ministry of Transport in its endeavor to reform all modes of transport.
21 years of experience • Available 4 Weeks from offer
Regional WASH & Infrastructure Manager, Danish Refugee Council
Professional dedicated, mission-driven and with more than 18 years non-profit experience in development and reconstruction programs: Albania/Kosovo, Tsunami response in Sri Lanka and Indonesia, earthquake response in Haiti, etc. Team-building player and strong management skills; self-motivated, loyal and committed. Exceptional ability to adapt to difficult situations. I’d be very interested to learn about new challenges as I believe my international experience would greatly respond to it.
Senior Consultant, Int. Dev. Consultants /USAID & EU funded projects
29 years experience in international development consulting, governments and multinational companies in MENA; 19 years in Social, Environmental, Socioeconomic/SMEs, Energy, Tourism, Organizational & Industry Development. Including; urban planning, tourism development, infrastructure development, public-private partnerships, local government dev., environmental/coastal zone management; ecotourism, poverty alleviation, cultural and natural heritage conservation.
27 years of experience • Available 2015-04-30T22:00:00.000Z
I am a development operative in the governance and public health sectors with over 14 years experience in HIV/AIDS, Water & Sanitation (WATSAN), Rights, Governance, Youth, Poverty, etc. projects in sub-Saharan Africa.
Principal Evaluation Specialist, Asian Development Bank
Ganesh Rauniyar is an applied economist and international development practitioner with skills in monitoring and evaluation and worked in more than 20 countries in Africa, Asia and the Pacific. He has 41 years of teaching, research and consultancy experiences with academic institutions, United Nations agencies, and multilateral development banks. He has both qualitative and quantitative analytical skills and policy analysis competency associated with evaluation and development effectiveness of projects and programs in different sectors of operations. He has led a number of evaluation studies and has participated as a member in multidisciplinary evaluation teams. He is currently a Principal Evaluation Specialist with the Independent Evaluation Department of the Asian Development Bank. He is actively involved in evaluation capacity development in ADB countries.
Project Leader, Development & Training Services, Inc. (dTS)
I am a monitoring and evaluation and professional with project leadership experience and 17 years of experience in research design, quantitative and qualitative analysis, report writing and editing, and project leadership combined with on-the-ground capacity building skills. My experience is cross-sectoral including climate change, education, infrastructure, agriculture, disaster risk reduction, energy, health, SMEs, water, knowledge management, ICT, and more. Excellent writing, communication, organization, training, and management skills.
Examples of my experience include leading the implementation of the $12 million Global Climate Change Monitoring and Evaluation Project for USAID, where I provide overall technical leadership and direction for all tasks, work planning, technical delivery, and reporting across four tasks including 11 impact and performance evaluations and studies and supervise a team of 15. I also served as M&E director covering monitoring and evaluation of about $1.5 billion in projects in Africa, Eurasia, and Asia for the Millennium Challenge Corporation overseeing implementation of rigorous impact evaluations to understand effects on income and intermediate results using a variety of designs including randomized, propensity score matching, regression models. I designed and led an evaluation of $24 million four-year primary to secondary educational reform program in the Republic of Georgia. I also led impact and process evaluations of the Delhi-based Global Development Network and of the Development Gateway Foundation. I served as survey/statistical consultant for CAMFED International' first baseline surveys of a complicated, multifaceted program to improve girls' education and young women's empowerment in rural sub-Saharan Africa. I have coordinated a complicated multiple-year evaluation of USAID-sponsored education projects in Macedonia, and managed a $10 million vocational education and decentralization project. I have served since 1998 as chair or other board leadership of a development NGO focused on education, health/HIV, and other issues in communities across Latin America, Asia, and Africa.
International Development Advisor, Management Systems International (MSI)
Jesse Bunch has more than twenty five years of international leadership and development experience, including post-conflict and political transitions, democratic reform, economic development, infrastructure, and civil society development.
Senior management and private enterprise economic development specialist with 35 years of management consulting experience with experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. Goal is to again be Country Director and/or Chief of Party for an organization wishing to achieve significant private enterprise economic and local governance development.
Local Development and MDG Localisation Specialist, UNDP
Public Policy and Governance Specialist havning worked in Kosovo, Bangladesh and India with United Nations Mission and UNDP and the UN-HABITAT supported programmes and projects. About 17 years work experience in various themes - Programme/Project Management, MDG Localisation, Local Governance, Youth, Water conservation, Spatial Planning, Institutional Capacity Development, etc.
Mr. Khanlarov has over ten years of executive level experience in organizational management, business development, strategic planning, finance, international relations, government and public affairs, public-private partnerships, corporate-social responsibility initiatives, education, fundraising, program and product development, professional exchange programs, and youth leadership.
Frank Seier is a lawyer and consultant specializing in international human rights & indigenous rights. He has over 15 years professional experience with a variety of public, private and non-governmental organizations. He has lived and worked in Asia, South America and remote First Nations communities in Canada. Frank is a native English and professional level Spanish speaker. He is a Canadian national, currently based in Chile. (http://www.right2respect.com/category/frank-seier/)
20 years experience in education management, information sytems, e-government applications; business development; DB, portals/web technologies; analysis, evaluation and Selection of the Project Proposal; market research, preparation, launching and conclusion of procurement procedures in accordance with WB, EU, PRAG , Europaid, EIB, analyzing and summarizing the project of interest, evaluating bid proposals, preparing bid, PID, PAD and TORs of Projects, Contract management
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