Hayder1

Hayder A.

Bachelor's DegreeBaghdad University

United States

Summary

SUMMARY OF SKILLS · Native speaker and a writer in Arabic (Iraqi & Gulf) language. · 4 years’ experience in support of the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA and Multinational Division-Baghdad (MND-B and teaching basic Arabic language, Middle Eastern Culture and Islamic Religion to government personnel) · BA in Journalism with over 15 years of practical experience as a journalist, media consultant and editor. · Over 10 years’ experience in International development, Media Training, International Public Relations, International Management, Arabic language training classes and National Conferences in Iraq. SUMMARY OF SKILLS · Native speaker and a writer in Arabic (Iraqi & Gulf) language. · 4 years’ experience in support of the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA and Multinational Division-Baghdad (MND-B and teaching basic Arabic language, Middle Eastern Culture and Islamic Religion to government personnel) · BA in Journalism with over 15 years of practical experience as a journalist, media consultant and editor. · Over 10 years’ experience in International development, Media Training, International Public Relations, International Management, Arabic language training classes and National Conferences in Iraq. international development and Participation · Assessing capacity for and interest in establishment of community groups or organizations of similar needs or interest to develop greater confidence in participation and larger voice within the local governing process. · Establishing program for gradual or intermediate citizen participation via smaller organized meetings and discussions held to offer exposure to the public to process while maintaining a lower profile. · Selecting and providing and making arrangements for forums where “third party experts” who have been in similar situations can share their proven successes and provide counsel to the interested community. · Providing and making arrangements for training regarding effective communication and advocacy with local governing bodies or their individual representatives. · Providing ongoing advice and assistance to community groups, NGO’s, etc. Media Relations · Assessing availability of media and access of identified groups. · Assessing media relations capabilities of identified groups, whether the local governing bodies, community groups or local NGO’s. · Selecting and providing or make arrangements for group appropriate media relations training that may include: documents that communicate to the media; documents that are communicated via the media; preparation for various media interviews; preparation and staging of media focused events; message development; media relations plan development and execution; technical media production, including photography, video, etc. · Preparing media distribution lists, discuss relationship development and provide ongoing advice regarding relationship development as needed. Staff Development · Assessing interests and needs of regional communications staff and prepare recommended outline for professional development and training. · Basic Arabic training classes to RTI international staff and develop the basic communication skills of my staff. · Providing ongoing supervision of regional communications staff, including advice and counsel regarding daily functions and assistance with planning and special events. · Providing and mentoring to local staff to improve communications, including both written and verbal skills, and to develop the ability to assess the newsworthy nature of program activities and accomplishments to better communicate the program’s value internally and externally.

Experience

  • media affairs / public relations
  • events / training
  • development
  • market research
  • local government
  • iraq
  • united states
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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