Henning H.

International Project/Programme Manager and Development Consultant. Geographer and Urban Planner by profession.

Master's DegreeUniversity of Hamburg (Germany)



I´m a Programme/Project Manager with extensive professional expertise, personal competences, technical skills and related national/international job experiences. Job assignments were typically carried out in the fields of DRRM, humanitarian aid and sustainable urban development. Over the last 22 years I have worked in different developing countries (i.e. Sri Lanka, South Africa, The Philippines, Republic of Azerbaijan, Nepal, Viet Nam, Arab Republic of Egypt) as well as in Germany for national/international humanitarian aid organizations and for the German Government in the context of technical and financial cooperation. You will find me to be well-spoken in German and English. I am energetic, confident, reliable and personable. Key Skills: • Program/project management and coordination in conflict and post-conflict/disaster prone areas; • Urban and Regional Planning and Urban Management on local, regional, and national level; • Urban Infrastructure Investment Planning and Programming; • Capacity Building and Development in different urban planning and urban management tools; • Disaster Risk Management adaptation and mitigation programming and technical capacity building • Management of community based rehabilitation programs and projects; • Sound financial management of large-scale international relief and development programs and projects; • Fundraising (public and private funds); • Liaison and close networking with National and Local Government institutions, line Ministries, (I)NGO & CBO representatives, bilateral and multilateral donor agencies, direct beneficiaries and other stakeholders. Competencies: • Team player with very good interpersonal skills, capable of working effectively in multi-disciplinary teams as well as strong leadership skills; • Strong organisational development skills; • Good analytical and problem solving skills; • Profound program and project management skills; • Strong cultural sensitivity; • Very good communication skills, both verbal and written in German as well as in English; • Ability to convince and persuade.


  • development
  • urban planning
  • local government
  • disaster preparation
  • public administration
  • ec
  • sri lanka
  • germany
  • philippines
  • nepal
  • egypt
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries

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