Jonathan B.

Consultant - Law, Policy and Development

Doctoral DegreeSOAS, University of London

Congo, The Democratic Republic of

Summary

In-depth knowledge on international trade law, economic policy and development issues, with work experience spreading across various sectors and which includes roles assumed in higher education, in the private sector, as well as in international organisations. 5 year experience in both researching and teaching international law, legal systems, economic governance and development issues, focusing more particularly on Sub-Saharan Africa. Strong organisation skills and demonstrated ability to conduct interdisciplinary research and to use initiative, including when drafting and designing the very first United Nations DPKO Justice and Corrections Newsletter and helping to conduct a UN study on pre-trial detention in conflict-affected areas such as Haiti, Liberia and the DRC. Experience in the Congolese private sector focused mainly on transport and logistics, which includes monitoring the transport of Maersk Line DRC's containers coming to and leaving from the Kinshasa area, managing communication with local warehouses to provide an excellent service driven by customers' needs, as well as handling customer claims and other law related issues. Most recent consulting project includes collecting and analysing data from various actors in the Congolese transport and logistics sector, and writing an executive report which both identifies the main constraints affecting the sector and highlights private sector development opportunities, based on the M4P approach.

Experience

  • economic policy
  • law
  • development
  • research & development
  • public transportation
  • goal global
  • haiti
  • zambia
  • uganda
  • rwanda
  • liberia
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries

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