Director, JACARANDA CONSULT
Independent Evaluation of the BoP (Base of the Pyramid)
diabetes project in Kenya. Novo NOrdisk A/S & Danida
Adviser, Aceh Roads Project, Indonesia (three months).
International Labour Organization
Thematic Evaluation of ILO's Programme on Social Finance.
International Labour Organization
Independent Evaluation of Support to Sustainable Livelihoods
in Conflict-affected Areas of Sri Lanka. UNIDO
Team Leader, Evaluation of the Productive and Decent Work
for Youth Programme in the Mano River Union (Sierra Leone,
Liberia, Guinea and Côte d’Ivoire. UNIDO
Team Leader, Assessment of Development Results in Zambia.
Team Leader, Evaluation of Deepening Democracy in Tanzania
International Deputy Team Leader, Joint evaluation of the
role and contribution of the United Nations System for the
Republic of South Africa. UNDP/Gov.RSA
Team Leader, Social Services for the Poor – a Feasibility
Study on water supply, sanitation, and solid waste in Kabul
City, Afghanistan. The World Bank.
Capacity Building Adviser to microfinance institutions,
Social Fund for Development, Egypt. European Commission
Principal Investigator, A Study on Micro-finance and gender
in Afghanistan. The World Bank
Coordinator of livelihoods project proposal for tsunami
victims in India. UNDP and ILO
International Impact Assessment Expert, coordinating four
sectoral studies by teams of local consultants assessing the
impact of programmes by the Egyptian Social Fund for
Development. European Union
Team Leader, Joint Review of Technical Assistance to the
Uganda Road Sector Programme Support Phase 2 (RSPS2). Danida
Review of Danish
University Consortium for Environment and Development
(DUCED). Mostly concerned with urban environment and DUCED
collaboration with university consortia in Southern
Annual Sector Review of Support to Education and Skills
Development (SESD) in
South Africa. Danida
Team Leader, Technical review and Formulation of Training
Interventions for the Informal Sector in
Senior Reconstruction Specialist, InFocus Programme on
Crisis Response and Reconstruction (IFP/CRISIS), ILO Geneva
(13 months). Particularly involved in
Afghanistan post-conflict recovery and
reconstruction, and Southern Africa famine crisis.
International Labour Organisation, Geneva
Formulation of HIV/AIDS component in sector support to
TEVET, Malawi. Danida
Technical Review of Socio-economic Development Fund under
Road Sector Support Programme,
Team Leader, Mid-Term Review of Provincial Skills
Development Pilot Project, South Africa. Danida
Annual Review of Business Sector Programme Support (VETA
component), Tanzania. Danida
Appraisal of Danish Support to Vocational Training in
Team leader, Review of Danish Transitional Assistance to
Education and Training in
South Africa. Danida
Evaluation of Vocational Training Activities for
Burundi Refugees in Camps in Western Tanzania.
Human resource development adviser, preparation of Danida
assistance to agriculture sector phase II,
Eritrea. Development Associates
Member of working group for the revision of Danida Policy
Guidelines to Skills Development (VET). Nordic Consulting
Monitoring Consultant to Micro-Enterprise Development
Team Leader, Identification and Preparation
Missions for Sector Programme Support to TEVET
(Technical Education, Vocational and Entrepreneurship
Training), Zambia. Danida
Team Leader, Evaluation of EDF Support to Human Resource
Tanzania 1990-1997. Commission of the European Union
Continuation as Visiting Consultant to project
“Support to LAPPCOM (Labour-based
Policy Promotion Committee)”,
Uganda. International Labour Organisation
Chief Consultant, DanEduc
a|s & Carl Bro Management
Human Resource Development Adviser to GIRE (Gestion
Ressources en Eau),
Burkina Faso. Danida
Review of Social Development Issues in the WURMCBP (Western
Uganda Roads Management and Capacity Building Project). DfID (UK)
Visiting Consultant to project
“Support to LAPPCOM (Labour-based Policy
Uganda. International Labour Organisation.
Appraisal of TEVET (Technical, Entrepreneurial & Vocational
Education and Training, Malawi. Danida
Appraisal of Micro-Enterprise Development
Team Leader, Economic and Social Appraisal of IDA Assistance
to the Roads 2000 project in 16 districts in
Kenya. The World Bank
Team Leader, Evaluation of the Danish Government Institute
of Seed Pathology (DGISP). Danida
Sociologist, Assistance Project for Energy Saving in
Residential Blocks of Flats in
Pärnu, Estonia. Danish Ministry of Housing
Team Leader, planning mission for Danida investment in the
Egyptian Social Fund for Development, including capacity
building with NGOs. Subsequently project manager for the
start-up phase of this project. Danida
Team Leader, evaluation of Danida's
Transitional Assistance Programme. Including missions to
Technical assistance to National Human Resource planning in Namibia. Responsible for study of rural and urban informal sectors and
employment and social policy aspects. Commission of the
Study of the infrastructure sector
inTanzania (covered roads sub-sector in general plus
sociological, poverty-related and gender aspects of other
infrastructure sub-sectors). Danida
leader, Appraisal study of Regionalisation of UNCHS
Community Development Programme in
Sri Lanka. UNCHS (Habitat)
Team leader, review-cum-pre-appraisal of REDET (Research and
Education for Democracy in
Tanzania), Univ. of Dar es Salaam.
of Danida support to Centre Régional pour l'Eau Potable et
l'Assainissement à Faible Coût, CREPA, Burkina Faso.
Human Settlements Specialist, Project identification mission
to Thailand. Developed 6 project proposals for improvement of the urban
environment, for inclusion in new programme.
Project formulation mission to Les Ecoles Régionales
d'Ingénieurs et de Techniciens Supérieurs Ruraux, l'EIER et
l'ETSHER, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
Team leader, evaluation of UNCHS/Danida Training Programme
for Community Participation in Urban Settlements. Missions
to Sri Lanka,
Zambia and Bolivia. Danida.
Project manager, Masulita
Reconstruction & Development Project (4 years). TA to
ILO-executed rural development project in
Independent Development Consultant based in Denmark
Preparatory Assistance Consultant, project INT/92/011
Improving living conditions and expanding employment
opportunities in urban low-income communities, UNCHS
Six-months consultancy to assist in the development
of a joint approach to urban poverty alleviation. Countries
involved: Albania, Burkina Faso, Togo, Namibia, Tanzania,
Colombia, Costa Rica,
Indonesia and the Philippines.
India: Evaluation of two food-assisted forestry development
projects. Responsible for social and economic impact
analysis of WFP food support to tribal forestry workers in
Orissa and Bihar. Contributed also to impact
evaluation and proposals for the management and future use
of WFP-generated funds for local development purposes. World
Food Programme, Rome.
Labour Organisation, Geneva Headquarters
Chief Technical Adviser, project INT/89/021
Employment generation in urban works programmes through the
efficient use of local resources.
Co-ordination and management of UNDP-financed inter-regional
project to formulate a strategy mobilising local resources
for employment in Least Developed Countries.
This project applied a comparative and multi-disciplinary
approach through which national and international
consultants were commissioned to carry out institutional
capacity assessments and small-scale experiments of
different aspects of the local resource base in around 10
LDCs. Feasibility of approaches, as well as institutional
constraints was being identified through country comparison
in an inter-regional workshop in Nairobi April 1992. Based
on the findings a strategy paper was submitted to UNDP and
Project implementation took place in close collaboration
with several organisations, notably the World Bank, UNCHS
(Habitat), UNV, UNDP field offices and the
Netherlands bilateral programme. A joint programme
initiative between ILO, Habitat and UNV was formulated for
implementation (see INT/92/011 above). Drafting of programme
descriptions and launching of pilot projects (e.g.
community-based urban upgrading projects also form part of
Missions undertaken to Uganda,
Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Burkina Faso,
USA and the Netherlands.
Local Institutions Adviser to the ILO Special Public Works
Programme (Project INT/86/036)
Promotion, development and strengthening of local target
group participation and decentralised institutional
development in relation to rural infrastructure works
committees etc.) in the formulation, implementation, and
maintenance of projects under the ILO Special Public Works
Planning and conduct of workshops for local-level and
extension staff on the integration of user participation in
the local planning process.
Specific measures to promote and integrate rural women's
concerns and interests in the Programme.
Formulation and proposal for joint ILO/Danida SPWP
Team leader of terminal evaluation of project on employment
opportunities for rural women in
Pakistan through their own organisations.
ILO-representative in two management review-cum-appraisal
missions to large-scale irrigation schemes in
India assisted by the WFP.
Missions were undertaken in this period to
Pakistan, Denmark and
Technical Officer, Special Public Works Programmes
Responsibility for promotion of popular participation and
Country officer for the Tanzania SPWP (its transition to
phase II, design and negotiation
of project document etc.). Also concerned with SPWP
activities in Botswana,
Lesotho, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Nepal, including field assignments,
studies launching of consultancies, preparation of project
Member of ILO Task Force on Southern Africa.
Missions to Tanzania,
Rwanda, Burundi and Canada.
World Health Organisation, Geneva
Social and Economic Research Officer, Special Programme for
Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR/SER).
Screening research proposals on institutional, social and
economic aspects of tropical diseases for presentation to
Steering Committee for funding.
Supporting national researchers in tropical countries in the
preparation of fundable proposals, often concerned with
primary health care delivery and user organisation (e.g.
through village health committees).
Missions were carried out to
Mali, Nigeria and
Research and teaching activities in
Research and Teaching Assistant,
Ethnography and Social Anthropology, University of Aarhus. Development Studies Teacher, Technical University of
Numerous free-lance lectures and speaking engagements on
economic development issues, social and cultural aspects of
development, Southern Africa etc.
Production of circulating school exhibition on village life
and Buddhism in Thailand based on objects purchased there in 1975 study tour (Danish
Various functions in relation to Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke,
including serving on its Governing Board; chairing special
committee on apartheid; training of volunteers for overseas
work; publishing a book and several articles; slide/tape
production on Namibia; missions to Tanzania, Zimbabwe,
Field research in Botswana for
thesis work (Title: Socio-economic development in a labour
reserve in Southern Africa: the case of Botswana).
Collection of primary data on workers migrating to the gold
mines in South Africa in two locations (Ngamiland
and Southern District).
Contributing to the preparatory work for a countrywide
National Migration Study.
Visits to Lesotho,
Swaziland and the gold-mining industry in
Studying social anthropology, including study tours to
Sri Lanka and
Contributions to Afghanistan exhibition at
Museum, incl. film production.
Collection of agricultural, household and Buddhist objects
in Thailand for UNESCO project
Bilateral volunteer in Zambia (MS)
Zambia Housing Board; Zambia Federation of Building Co-operatives.
Senior Building Supervisor, in charge of
Kabwe Branch of ZHB, responsible
for low- and medium-cost urban housing development.
Supporting building co-operatives in planning, supervision
and procurement aspects of rural construction projects.
Architect in Denmark
& Moltke Chartered Architects
m.a.a., Aarhus, Denmark
Mostly concerned with design work related to multi-storey
Paul Clausen Chartered Architects m.a.a., Copenhagen, Denmark
Design and technical supervision of public buildings such as
hospitals and nursing homes.