This is me
Program Manager Media for Development and Migration, October 2016 - today
As Program Manager Media for Development I design, implement and manage media projects, with the aim to improve economic empowerment, social change and democracy. In the heart are capacity development, advocacy and the strength of local partners (grass roots groups, civil society organizations, private partners) in Africa and the MENA region.
Design and implementation of projects with African young people:
campaigning and advocacy on empowering of new movements on social change and economic empowerment, using innovative tools and (digital) media. Main focus is to develop and support strong African groups of and for young people, with as an objective economic development, political inclusion and social cohesion.
Fundraising and business development for new projects and new opportunities:
for the Geneva based NGO International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) I designed a new strategy for multiple funding of global programs on migration. Building relationships with donors e.g. European Union, Open Society Foundation, Ford Foundation, Swiss and Dutch government.I managed in the Brussels liaison office 3 European Union funded (5 million Euro) programs on migration.read more