Günter Heidrich has worked as a C4D consultant with UNICEF for more then 10 years now. He has worked mainly with the Regional Office for West and Central Africa and with Country Offices of the region on C4D strategy development for different sector programmes and cross sector C4D capacity building. He is member of the global UNICEF consultant roster and of the GPEI roster of C4D consultants. He has also held short-term C4D assignments with UNFPA and UNDP and with GIZ as project manager on organizational development of farmer associations, and with FAO as regional C4D expert for West- and Central African countries in support to a poverty reduction programme for coastal fishery communities. Recently he has been working with UNICEF’s Regional Office for East Asia and the Pacific for more then one year as Regional C4D Consultant.
Countries worked: Angola, Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Djibouti, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Haiti, Indonesia, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauretania, Morocco, Myanmar, Niger,Nigeria ,São Tome & PrincipSenegal, South Sudan, Thailand, Timor Leste, Togo,Tunisia, Zambia
Technical/Program Areas of Expertise: Adolescent Development & Participation, Child Protection, Child Rights, Communication for Development, HIV/AIDS, Health, Maternal, newborn, & child health (MNCH), Polio and other disease outbreaks, People with Disabilities, Immunization, Nutrition, Social protection & Policy, Violence against children, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)