Main focus: Gender Equality and Power
Languages: English, French, German
Topics: diversity & inclusion, development cooperation, gender studies, gender and diversity in academia, women's rights, power struggles, women's movement
Services: Talk, Moderation, Workshop management, Consulting, Interview
Willing to travel for an event.
Willing to talk for nonprofit.
Alena is a consultant, trainer and workshop facilitator. She conducts assessments and analyzes and develops strategies in gender, interculturality and partnership for organizations of the international development cooperation and international businesses.
Alena is also a researcher at the Center of Development Studies at University of Louvain (UCLouvain). She studies and publishes on solutions for a more inclusive and efficient cooperation between civil society organizations from the Global South(s) and their donors in the context of the bi- and multilateral development cooperation, especially in the field of women's rights and gender equality.
As a woman and mother, Alena is also committed to gender equality within academia. She is fluent in German, French and English.
Examples of previous talks / appearances:
Conference: Feminist Perspectives in Peace and Conflict Studies (Kleeve, Germany).
8e Congrès des Recherches Féministes dans la Francophonie (Université Paris Nanterre, Paris (France), 2018)
13th Pan-European Conference on International Relations: A Century of Show and Tell ) The Seen and the Unseen of IR (Sofia, Bulgaria), 2019