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Paula G. | Elance
 
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Paula G.

   Switzerland
Geneva

Overview

I am an independent consultant with a decade of international experience in strategic planning, operations management and the participative development of policy thinking And comunitaria engagement in humanitarian and development contexts in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.

I have experience conducting strategic research in violence in Latin America and designing and piloting response options. I have designed and lead assessments, reviews and impact evaluations. I bring technical expertise in livelihoods and...

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Employment

Save the Children International
Real Time Review of SCI Iraq Emergency Response
2014 - 2014
Review of Save the Children International’s Emergency response to the Syrian refugee crisis in Iraq. Designed and implemented the methodology to review the effectiveness of the response in...
ELRHA
Facilitator
2014 - 2014
Facilitation of project design and logframe for the Humanitarian Passport Initiative a global professional development framework for humanitarian workers. Designed and facilitated a session for a...
The Core Humanitarian Standard (CHS)
Process Architect and Facilitator
2014 - 2014
Undertaken on behalf of Humanitarian Accountability Partnership (HAP) and People in Aid, Process Architect and Facilitator of the global consultation, development, piloting and finalisation of the...
Save the Children UK
Humanitarian Operations Adviser- Asia
2013 - 2014
• Responsible for the oversight, management and strategic direction of Save UK’s response to Typhoon Haiyan in the Philipinnes. • Management of Save UK’s allocated resources for humanitarian...
Latin American Women's Rights Service
Board Member
2013 - 2014
British Red Cross
ICRC Pogramme Manager
2013 - 2013
• Provision of technical and operational support to a portafolio of ICRC livelihoods and food security programmes (GBP 5mill) identifying gaps and providing solutions. - Democratic Republic of the...
International Committee of the Red Cross - ICRC
RC Evaluation of Operations in Syria
2013 - 2013
Review of RC/RC Movement regional and global response to the Syria crisis, as an instrument for learning and to inform Movement reflection on coordination frameworks. Findings of the evidence-based...
British Red Cross
Recovery Manager
2011 - 2013
• Responsible for the implementation of 12m GBP in humanitarian recovery programming. • Lead for operational partnerships with the ICRC, sourcing programme options in conflict and post conflict...
British Red Cross
Recovery Officer
2010 - 2011
• Provided remote and field level solutions to ensure effective delivery of recovery programmes in Djibouti, Malawi, Sudan, Pakistan and Turks and Caicos. • Recruitment, briefing, deployment of...
British Red Cross
Programme Officer, East and West Africa
2009 - 2009
• Provided technical support for development of programme proposals and budgets as well as management support of on-going programmes in Liberia, Ethiopia, Uganda and Sierra Leone. • Planned and...
Universal Music Group
Business and Legal Affairs
2008 - 2008
• Project managed the creation, adoption and implementation of new operational practices and systems to improve operational efficiency for large events. Mobilising and negotiating with high level...
The World Bank
Consultant, Development
2007 - 2008
• Direct management (80%) and remote technical support to the field (20%) for World Bank funded cash based programming in shelter, DRR, livelihoods, microcredit and education programmes in Mexico,...
Oxfam
Consultant
2006 - 2007
• Designed a series of cash based micro enterprise projects in the South of Mexico (Chiapas, $100k) and Guatemala ($200k) for flood affected communities for a group of grass roots organisations....
Inter-American Court of Human Rights
Legal Affairs (intern)
2003 - 2003
Organization of American States
Mexican Representation (intern)
2001 - 2001
Alcon, a Novartis company
Special Events Assistant
1999 - 2000

Education

Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México / ITAM
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
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Warwick University
Master of Arts (M.A.)
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American University
Diploma
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