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Competences and vocational experience

Teaching and Lecturing

since 2007

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) / Bern-Köniz
As a Freelancing Consultant; Education and training activities for the Humanitarian Aid and SHA Department of SDC in the fields of 'Project Assessment & Planning', 'Logical Framework Approach' (LFA), 'Project Cycle Management' (PCM), 'Results Based Management', 'Monitoring und Evaluation (M&E) and 'Cash Transfer Programming' (CTP)

2002/04


University of Applied Science HSW, Dep. of Economics & Administration / Bern
As a Guest Lecturer; Lecturing in the context of the curriculum "Executive MBA in Public Management"

2001/02


University of Fribourg / Department of social work & social policy (travsoc) / Fribourg
As a Guest Lecturer; Lecturing in the context of the basic course "action sociale et politiques sociales".

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Executive Positions

2018-19
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) / Dep. Programmes / Bogotá
As a Senior CBI  (Cash Based Interventions) Officer; Feasibility assessment, preparation and planning of UNHCR Colombia's Cash Based Interventions activities within the framework of the Regional Humanitarian Response to the Venezuelan Refugee Crisis in Colombia.

2014

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) / Dep. Coordination / Beirut
As a Senior Inter-Agency Cash Coordinator; Chairing the Cash Working Group, coordination/harmonization of
INGO’s activities in Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) within the framework of the international humanitarian response to the Syria Refugee Crisis in Lebanon.

2005

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) / Dep. Humanitarian Aid / Indonesia
As a Project Manager; Assessing, planning and implementing the “Cash for Host Families Project” in Banda
Aceh, Sumatra (Indonesia) after the Tsunami 2004.

1998

Ministry of Justice of Basel-Stadt / Division of Youth and Family Policy and Drug Prevention / Basel
As a Head of Division; Planning and putting into action of a coherent youth and family policy. As a cantonal
commissary for drug affairs coordination and optimization of the cantonal and regional drug policy.

1994-97

Ministry of Justice of Basel-Stadt / Division of Drug Policy Coordination / Basel
As a Deputy Head of Division; Accountancy and treatment of economic topics. As a cantonal commissary for
drug affairs management of public subsidies and optimization of the cantonal addiction help system.

1993-94

Association for a Risk Adequate Drug Policy (ARUD) / Basel
As a Project Manager; Planning and realization of a methadone supported opiate substitution therapy (so called
‘heroin project’). As the CEO administrative and operational management and human resources management.

1991-93

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) / Dep. Regional Cooperation / Honduras
As a Deputy Project Manager; Administrative/operational responsibility for regional post-harvest loss reduction
project "Postcosecha" in Honduras. Knowledge transfer to Nicaragua, Guatemala and El Salvador.

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Research and Scientific Work (as en employee)

1993

U.S. Agency for International Development AID & Kansas State University / El Salvador
As a research fellow; Analysis of the economic impacts of the liberalization of grain markets of Central America /
on behalf of the Ministry of Agriculture of El Salvador

1990

Sandoz International S.A. / Department of Economic Affairs & Forecasts / Basel
As a scientific collaborator; Elaborating of economic analyses and economic forecasts.

1989

University of Fribourg & Institute for Social Ethics SEK / Berne
As a research fellow at the NFP 28; Scientific research on the indebtedness crisis of poorer developing coun-
tries (economic consequences of the regulation of debts and the facilities of equivalent funds)

1988

 

University of Basel / Institute of Business & Economics (WWZ) / Basel
As a research fellow; Scientific research on the effects of EC92 on the economy of the north-western part of
Switzerland focussing on non-tariff trade barriers

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Humanitarian Aid and International Cooperation

Africa: Kenia, Liberia, Sudan, South Sudan, Zimbabwe
Asia: Bangladesh, Indonesia, Myanmar, North Korea, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Tadjikistan, Usbekistan
Latin America: Bolivia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haïti, Honduras, Columbia, Mejico, Nicaragua
Middle East: Jordan, Lebanon
South-Eastern Europe: Bosnia & Herzegowina, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia
Southern Caucasus: Armenia, Belarus, Georgia

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Expert Groups and Commissions

since 2010

since 2010

since 2001

2005-10
2001-03

1998
1998
1998
1998
1998
1998

1997/98
1994-98
1994-98
1994-98

1994-97

Swiss Humanitarian Aid Unit SHA (head of technical working group "Cash Transfer Programming")
Swiss Humanitarian Aid Unit SHA (deputy head of expert group coordination/administration)
Swiss Evaluation Society SEVAL (member)
Expert Commission of the Swiss Solidarity (consultant, expert)
Swiss Commission for Foreigners / Schweizerische Ausländerkommission EKA (expert)
Interdepartmental Work Group for the Reorganization of Basle Drug Policy (president)
National Association of Cantons on Drug Policy (delegate Basel-Stadt)
National Association of Cantons on Youth Policy (delegate Basel-Stadt)
National Association of Municipalities on Drug Policy (delegate Basel-Stadt)
Cantonal Commission for Progressive Youth Policy (secretary)
Cantonal Task Force Drug Policy and Harm Reduction (president)
European Cities on Progressive Drug Policy ECDP (delegate Basel-Stadt)
Commission for Drug Policy of the Canton Basel-Landschaft (delegate Basel-Stadt)
Commission for Harm Reduction of the tri-national D-F-CH Conference of Upper Rhine (vice president)
Cantonal Expert Commission for Addiction Affairs of Basel (member)
Expert Group for the Development of Heroine Prescription Projects (member)

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Executive Boards and Memberships

since 2005  
1998

1998
1994-98
1994-98
1994-98
1993/94

E.E. Zunft zu Fischern Basel (Vorgesetzter/Statthalter)
Association for Youth Work (BFA) / Basler Freizeitaktion
Association for Addiction Aid Region of Basel (SRB) / Suchthilfe Region Basel
Association Food for Homeless People / Verein Gassenküche
Association for Street Work / Verein für Gassenarbeit “Schwarzer Peter”
Association for Addiction Aid (VDH) / Verein Drogenhilfe Basel
Association for a Risk Adequate Drug Policy (ARUD) / Verein für risikoarmen Umgang mit Drogen

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