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Sylvain
Fournier
Country Representative for Terre des hommes

My job in an NGO

My career path

Portrait completed in 2016.

Update February 2018
«As head of emergency and humanitarian aid program, based in Lausanne, my main responsibilities are to contribute to the definition and implementation of the Tdh emergency and humanitarian Aid strategy, and to ensure respect for the different Tdh policies, guidelines and international standards. Finally, the last part of my new tasks is to position Tdh in different networks and to develop partnerships.»

Profile

Name
Sylvain
Fournier

Age
40

Position
Country Representative for Terre des hommes

Education

  • Certified IT-specialist
  • Crisis and Security Management (DDC), 2010
  • Nonprofit Management (IDHEAP)
  • International Trainer on Keeping Children Safe

Most significant jobs to date

  • Field Coordinator TdH, Jordan (1 year)
  • Risk Manager, TdH, Lausanne (3 years)
  • Child Protection Officer, TdH, Darfur, Tbilssi, Haiti (2.5 years)
  • Educator for people with handicaps, CMP Béthanie (1 year)
  • Psychosocial Coordinator and Head of Delegation, Sport sans Frontières, Pondicherry, India (1 year)
  • IT Manager, Switzerland (6 years)

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