Esther Marthaler

Important Facts

  • Educational background: Social Anthropology, Communication Studies
  • Years of professional experience: since 1998
  • Years in development/international cooperation: since 2000
  • Year started in organisation: 2008

Thematic competences

Conflict Sensitivity & Peacebuilding

Process competences

Integration of Conflict Sensitivity into planning, monitoring and evaluation; Certified Do No Harm Trainer to establish practical competences among staff and partners; Develop strategies for Peacebuilding projects/programs; Impact/outcome evaluation of Peacebuilding projects (e.g. RPP approach); Feasibility studies for Peacebuilding projects; Facilitation of Roundtable discussions

Country experience long term (> 6 months)

Switzerland, Indonesia, Vietnam, Australia,

Country experience short term (1 to 6 months)

Kurdistan, Nepal, Thailand/Burma, Laos, Guatemala, Nigeria

Mother tongue/other working languages

German / English, Indonesian, French

Other experience

Civil Society Strengthening, Organisational Development, Capacity Building, Participation, Gender, Indigenous Peoples Rights, Documentary Film Features/Visual Anthropology


In English
  • Esther Marthaler

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