Consultancy: Evaluation for Caritas international / adelphi – 04/2017 – 07/2017
Senior Consultant to conduct the final evaluation of the Caritas intervention induced by the vast inundations in Germany in 2013. The intervention covers the phases of humanitarian aid, rehabilitation, as well as the across-cutting subject of disaster risk reduction and comprised a financial budget of 17 Mio € donations ∙ Design: Ex-post-facto design with reflexive and shadow controls, mixed method approach of qualitative and quantitative data collection tools ∙ Methodology: Desk Study, questionnaires, narrative and semi-structured interviews, workshops, observation.
Consultancy: Evaluation for Provincial Capital of Potsdam – 07/2013 – 02/2014
Qualitative mid-term evaluation of an inter-generational social welfare facility, aiming to analyze the work of the organization three years after change of sponsorship ∙ Identification of unused potential regarding content of offer, existing organizational structures and processes and development of improved solutions ∙ Data collection and analysis tools applied: desk review, questionnaires, focus group discussions, key informant interviews, design and facilitation of workshops (e.g. Evaluation-Café), coding, visual presentation techniques ∙ Thematic focus: child and youth ∙ capacity building ∙ organizational development.
Desk Officer @ German Red Cross – 10/2010 – 09/2012
Desk Officer for Latin America at GRC Headquarter ∙ Strategic, operational and financial guidance and monitoring of delegation and project portfolio ∙ Elaboration and writing of project proposals, reports and evaluations (i.a. for EU/ECHO, German and Belgian Ministries, various foundations) ∙ Promoting the integration of CCA into all projects and co-facilitation of a regional GRC Workshop on the subject in Lima ∙ participation as representative of the German Committee on Disaster Preparedness (DKKV) in a UNFCCC Workshop in Lima ∙ Editorial work in support of PR and fundraising ∙ Donor relations and networking ∙ Management of humanitarian and development projects ∙ Sector focus: Community based DRR, Climate Change Adaptation, livelihood, food security and nutrition, WASH, capacity building, organizational development for local Red Cross branches.
Internship @ GIZ – 10/2006 – 03/2007
Internship at the former Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ, now GIZ) in the field of Economic Development and Employment ∙ Assistance in the sector project “Innovative Tools for Private Sector Development”, particularly in conflict regions ∙ Sector focus: Income generating activities ∙ market supply chains ∙ PPP in social / man made conflicts.