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Coaching package for graduates and young professionals

Give your international development career a head start
USD 200

1 session with an experienced coach (USD 150) CV review (USD 75) ebook (USD 20)

Coaching package for transitioning professionals

Transfer your skills to the development sector
USD 350

3 sessions with an experienced coach (USD 400) CV review (USD 75) ebook (USD 20)

Coaching package for professional development

Discover and open up new opportunities
USD 400

3 sessions with an experienced coach (USD 400) CV review (USD 75) ebook (USD 20)

Coaching package to plan for retirement

USD 600

4 sessions with an experienced coach (USD 600) personal retirement plan

Interview coaching

USD 150

1 session with an experienced coach

Application writing coaching

USD 150

1 session with an experienced coach

Job search strategy x1

USD 150

1 session with an experienced coach

Job search strategy x3

USD 400

3 sessions with an experienced coach

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Meet our coaches

Coach adeymakonnen

Adey Makonnen

 Washington DC, USA
 English, French, Italian
Adey is a certified Career Coach and Career Development Facilitator with 20+ years’ international HR and managerial experience within the UN System. Currently operates her own coaching practice based in Washington D.C., USA. She is passionate about partnering with individuals to help them realize their personal and professional goals. Member, International Coaching Federation (ICF) and National Career Development Association (NCDA).
Coach salmazulfiqar

Salma Zulfiqar

 United Kingdom
Salma has worked in different communication roles in the UN all over the world over the past 15 years. This includes strategic communications, video production, social media, writing for the web, media liaison and event management. Salma has worked with UNICEF, UNOCHA, UNDPA, UNESCO and UNDPKO on major national and international projects and has extensive experience of working with the UN in the field as well as Headquarters.
Her work has taken her from Kabul to Kenya, Yemen to Syria, Egypt to Afghanistan and Pakistan. Salma has worked with UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow, UN Education Envoy Gordon Brown, UN Peace Ambassador Malala and her teacher Mariam Khalique. Prior to working with the UN Salma was a journalist with the Associated Press TV, BBC and ITV.
Coach chibesaangelamwape

Chibesa Angela Mwape

 Nairobi, Kenya
Chibesa Angela Mwape is a mother of three, writer, blogger, a multi-cultural communications professional and Certified Career Coach- CPCC who has always had a passion for making the lives of others more meaningful and leaving a positive impact on them. With a BA in Communication Science and MSc in HR and International Development, Chibesa has had experience living and working in five different countries outside her own passport country including Ghana, Denmark, USA, Kosovo and Kenya.
Since 2014, she has successfully coached individuals and small groups on career development and empowered them with effective job search tools and strategies in over fifty locations in Africa. Her clients have endorsed her for her high energy and simple but practical coaching method. Chibesa is a cultivated coach equipped with the most expedient coaching tools, skills and resources for coaching success.
She is currently a part-time Global Employment Advisor with a U.S. Department of State program dubbed the Global Employment Initiative in Africa and has previously worked with the World Bank as a Global Mobility Analyst. Before that she worked with Passport Career, an online, country-specific, global job search platform as a Global Career Research Consultant. She is also a business owner, supporting job seekers, families and individuals in global and short-term transition.
Coach javiermartin

Javier Martín

 Barcelona, Spain
 English, French, Spanish
Javier has worked in international development and humanitarian operations for more than 15 years, primarily for Oxfam Spain and Oxfam International. Currently he is the Head of Human Resources at the Union for the Mediterranean, a regional international organization based in Barcelona.
He has worked in more than 20 countries in Africa and Latin America, resourcing talent, fostering leadership and developing organizational and individual capacity.
Coach antoniofidalgo

Antonio Fidalgo

 Bangkok, Thaïland
 English, Portuguese, Spanish
Antonio is a former Head of Talent Outreach & Acquisition with UNHCR, and currently an International HR Consultant with vast experience in international organizations in the US, Europe, and Africa in the areas of recruitment, career development, training, and organizational development. Background in Psychology and organizational behavior, expertise in cross-cultural management and communication.
Coach annacope

Anna Cope

 Rome, Italy
 English, Italian, Swedish
Anna has 20+ years experience in the UN (UNICEF & WFP) and International Organisations, in progressively responsible roles within Human Resources Management in field and HQ duty stations. This includes experience as a recruiter, Young Professionals Coordinator and HR Operations Manager. She now works as a Coach, Consultant, Blogger and Small Business Owner.
Coach veronikaambertson

Veronika Ambertson

 Stockholm, Sweden
 English, Swedish
Veronika has extensive experience with recruitment, career transitions and international moves, having worked in the private staffing industry and almost a decade with HR matters in the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Her coaching is aimed to be strategic and action-oriented and she has a particular interest in helping early stage professionals and aspiring leaders.
Veronika is now back in her native Sweden, from where she coaches private and corporate clients from all over the world on matters of health, career, business development and leadership.
She is a member of ICF and an ICF Associate Certified Coach (ACC).
Coach amayagillespie

Amaya Gillespie

 Brisbane, Australia
 English, Spanish
Amaya has lived and worked overseas for more than 20 years. Her UN experience includes UNICEF, UNAIDS and the Secretary General’s office in Asia, Africa, Europe, and UN headquarters in New York working directly in international development. She has a PhD in behaviour change and counselling psychology, and she is an executive coach and personal development mentor, with clients all over the world, currently based in Australia.
She has had great success with her very practical approach, focussing on taking steps to move forward while deepening understanding of unhelpful patterns and how to manage or interrupt them. She is attuned to the latest research on how to build skills and confidence that support the progress so many people are seeking in their personal and professional lives.
Coach katarinaholmdidio

Katarina Holm-Didio

 New York City, USA
 Finnish, English, Swedish
Kat is a global leadership and career coach. She is a former HR Manager – Staffing and Staff Development at the U.N. Secretariat. As a career consultant, she has served with UNDP and UNFPA. Her almost 20 years of experience includes working in areas, such as, career development and management, cross-cultural competence, work-life integration, stress management and wellness, leadership development and coaching for performance.
She has her own consulting and coaching practice and is certified in Leadership Coaching for Organizational Performance. Member of International Coach Federation (IFC) and National Career Development Association (NCDA). Kat grew up in Finland, studied in France and moved to the U.S. soon 20 years ago.

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