Horst Buchmann, MPH
Public Health Administrator, Pedagogue
Function: President of KiRA
Experience: Active in development cooperation since 1972.
Priority countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, D. R. Congo, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Togo.
Focus topics: Designing and organising children’s rights initiatives, lobbying, project management, public health and basic social services.
Languages: German, French, English.
Andreas Boening, MBA
Master of Buisiness Administration
Function: Executive director of KiRA, responsible for finance planning and the execution of projects.
Experience: In development cooperation since 1994.
Priority countries: Benin, Cameroun, D. R. Congo, Haiti, Kenya, Mali, Togo.
Focus topics: Finance and budget planning, administration and control of finances, professionalising financial administration systems.
Languages: German, French, English, Kisuahili.
Katja Zug, LLM
Master in Children’s Rights
Function: project management and legal questions
Experience: In development cooperation since 2003.
Priority countries: Ivory Coast, D.R. Congo, Mali, Togo.
Focus Topics: Children’s rights, staff and project management, analyses comparing legislation in the field of juvenile criminal law and juvenile criminal proceedings.
Languages: German, French, English, Spanish (basic knowledge).
Function: Project monitoring and accompanying.
Experience: In development cooperation since 1985.
Priority countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, D.R. Congo, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Togo.
Focus Topics: Social work and children’s rights work, project management.
Languages: French, German (basic knowledge) and English (basic knowledge).
Claus Hemker, Dipl. Ing.
Architect, consultant and professor
Function: founding member, associated consultant
Experience: since 1985 active in development cooperation, i.e. accompanying planning and construction of day care centers, orphanages and child protection centers
Priority countries: worldwide as a consultant. Previously in Cameroon, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Burkina Faso, D. R. Congo, Angola, Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Egypt, Haiti, Chile, Peru, Guatemala, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Philippines, Nepal, Eastern Europe
Focus Topics/Consulting for: conception, planning, recommendations and evaluation of construction projects, conception and management of reconstruction programs, risk management, staff training
Languages: German, English, French
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