Kofi D.

Programme Officer

South Sudan


PROFILE. A 37-year-old footballer with a Ghanian father and a Danish mother who has found his second passion in the fields of conflict resolution, peacebuilding and development. CORE SKILLS. Working with consolidation of peace and sport for development and peace at DanChurchAid South Sudan and a Zimbabwean NGO; the secretariat of an international network of civil society organisations, and; the Danish cooperation of MFA Denmark, I have developed expertise in and found out that I like to create an overview; formulate documents, and; are drawn by and have developed steady competence in analysing conflict-affected environments as a means to providing policy advice. PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS. In football: Ten years as a professional playing in three different European countries. In conflict resolution, peacebuilding and development: A desk study on trends in the academic literature about optimal conditions for mediation in civil wars conducted at MFA Denmark; the design and formulation of a sport for safer communities project at DanChurchAid South Sudan, and; the development and formulation of a sport for improved health initiative with a Zimbabwean NGO.


  • torts / conflict resolution
  • development
  • civil society
  • peacebuilding
  • formulation
  • denmark
  • south sudan
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries

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