What I do

Change management and facilitationI provide change management for CEOs and International Directors in eight European development organisations of the ACT Alliance (Bröt für die Welt, Christian Aid, Church of Sweden, DanChurchAid, Diakonia, ICCO, FinnChurchAid and Norwegian Church Aid). My role also include facilitation of strategic collaboration, joint programmes and new organisational models in a limited number of pilot countries, currently Bangladesh, Central America, South Africa and Zimbabwe. 

Policy reports; I have been the author and editor of numerous policy reports, publications and political briefs for different organizations (see full list here). As example, I co-authored a comprehensive policy report on Nordic Exceptionalism, with in-dept analysis of current development policies in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland. See End of Nordic Exceptionlism.

Analytical support and networkingI am Nordic consultant for the ONE Campaign on aid and development issues in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland and provide strategic analytical support to the ONE Campaign’s London office. As part of my assignment I e.g. provided the analysis of Denmark, Norway and Sweden in the 2016 and 2017 DATA Reports. 

Policy management and strategic collaborationI facilitate and coordinate the Nordic Aid Defence project for Oxfam IBIS under the LEAP project (funded by the Gates Foundation) and provide analytical support and promote strategic collaboration among Nordic development organizations in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland.

Advocacy Campaign concepts; I'm the founder of many innovative policy campaigns in Denmark and have a profound experience in management and supervision of NGO campaigns in Denmark and internationally (see full list here). As example, I developed a stakeholder analysis and a draft strategy (2016-2020) for the Worlds Best News campaign, including midway presentations to steering committee and Secretary Generals. 

Conference planning and facilitation; I have a profound experience as conference organiser (PCO) in Denmark, Africa and Internationally. As example, I acted as lead conference organiser of a High-Level CSO event on the post-2015 agenda co-hosted by UN NGLS and the Governments of Colombia, Indonesia, Kenya, Sweden and Tanzania. The High-Level CSO event took place in the UN Headquarters during the 70th UN General Assembly and was attended by approx. 500 participants. 

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Policy Advice
Copenhagen Denmark
Cell: +45 4294 4417
@: meh@policyadvice.dk