Civil society, strategy and policy, organization and management.
Vagn Berthelsen has been the General Secretary of Oxfam Denmark (IBIS) for 21 years, He has worked with all aspects of management, including organizational development, human resource development, policy and strategy development, advocacy and campaigning at international level. He has been part of defining a number of overall strategies and policies linked to development policy in general and CSO policy in particular, both in Denmark and internationally. He has been centrally positioned in a number of national and international processes which has led to the formulation of development policy. He has practical field experience as country director for an INGO and holds a Master of Law from the University of Copenhagen. His CV is available here: CV Vagn Berthelsen
Inka Consult contributes to the development of people and organisations in Denmark as well as in developing countries. The company is specialised in development planning and evaluation in Asia, Latin America, Africa and Eastern Europe.
Inka Consult consultancies encompass the building of institutional capacity and organisation development in the areas of environment, human rights & democracy, civil society, indigenous peoples, and education. The services range from formulation of sector programme support to reviews, evaluations and assignments as process consultant. Here you can read more.
Welvin Romero is an economist with more than 25 years of experience from development organisations. He is a specialist in analysis of the relationship between trade and poverty and has carried out several consultancies focused on public-private partnership, private sector programmes, strengthening of small and medium sized enterprises, and agricultural enterprises. Likewise, he has experience with institutional and organizational strengthening and has worked for governmental institutions, donors (DFID, UNDP, Switzerland, Germany) and Danish NGOs as well as for trade and peasant organisations. He holds a Nicaraguan nationality and has worked in several Latin American countries. Welvin Romero can be contacted through HN (see HN contact details).
Birgitte Feiring is an anthropologist, specialised in issues of human rights, development cooperation and education, particularly related to the situation of indigenous people. She has a long-term experiece from a variety of organizations and as a consultant to NGOs as well as bi- and multilateral agencies. Birgitte Feirings CV is available at charapa.dk
Erik Jørs is a medical doctor specialised in occupational health. He is vividly engaged in international work in this field in Bolivia and in Uganda, where he is working on the effect and impact of pesticide use on human health and how multi-sectoral interventions can be designed to reduce such effects. He is also a public health specialist and has vast experience from Bolivia in inter-cultural medicine. His CV is available.
Peter Haag has worked as an international development consultant for more than 20 years and in more than 30 countries. With a background of a German judge education completed with distinction, he has specialised in the formulation and review of programmes and projects, in particular in the area of good governance and support to the legal sector, as well as the environment and climate change adaptation. Clear and well-structured analysis of often complex realities, results-based management, and the facilitation of strategic processes form particular strengths of his work. Peter Haag’s CV is available.