Hedwig gained over 30 years of international experience – as a technical advisor, programme lead and director- through several long term assignments in Africa. She has worked in many different environments ranging from CSO’s, governments, network organisations and research institutions. Hedwig’s drive and focus is on capacity building and connecting competencies of professionals across the borders of their own organisations in order to assure maximum impact on sustainable development goals.
Wageningen Centre for Development Innovation
Wageningen Centre for Development Innovation supports value creation by strengthening capacities for sustainable development. As the international expertise and capacity building institute of Wageningen University & Research we bring knowledge into action, with the aim to explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life. With approximately 30 locations, 6,500 members (5,500 FTE) of staff and 12,500 students, Wageningen University & Research is a world leader in its domain. An integral way of working, and cooperation between the exact sciences and the technological and social disciplines are key to its approach.