Erling Have

Tel: +387 (0) 33 264 670
Mobile: +387 (0) 64 404 4869

Erling Have, Team leader

Erling Have is a senior expert/consultant with more than 30 years of professional experience in the fields of: labour market, vocational education and training, human resources development, social dialogue, capacity building and training.

He worked for the Danish Employment Service for more than 26 years (1979-2005) first as a Deputy Head (1983-1994) and later as an Administrative Director (1994-2001) in charge of design and implementing pro-active labour market policies, analysing training needs and developing training programmes, developing job finding clubs, working with social dialogue and developing regional employment strategies among others.

At the same time, he acted as a project manager/coordinator for various projects undertaken in pre-accession countries such as Poland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania where he provide institution building and policy advice in the fields of labour market and VET.

He has 11 years of experience as a project manager and team leader of various international projects. He has participated in the development of pre-accession policies, including in BiH, where he was involved as a Senior Expert in the project Employment Policy Reform and Establishment of Labour Information System.

Behrooz Motamed-Afshari

Tel: +387 (0) 33 264 670

Behrooz Motamed-Afshari, Senior Expert

Mr. Behrooz Motamed-Afshari is a youth and civil society development expert with more than 20 years experience in international capacity building and development programmes, both as a project manager and trainer.

He has substantial experience in carrying out needs assessments surveys, design, delivery, monitoring and evaluation of training programmes and projects in the following thematic sectors: democratic education, migration, European youth work and youth policy, MDGs, EU Pre-accession priorities and objectives, intercultural dialogue and competence, gender, Lifelong Learning, social Inclusion and development, European citizenship, good governance, human rights and the rule of law.

Mr. Motamed-Afshari is highly familiar with the interrelationship between post-conflict situations, and inter-ethnic relations, as well as youth policy development in the Balkans and EECA regions, through research, training and networking projects. He has thorough experience of working directly with youth, youth workers and public officers in charge of youth policy relevant themes and sectors.

Galina Rizova

Tel: +387 (0) 33 264 670
Mobile: +387 66 173 940

Galina Rizova, Key Expert 2

Galina Rizova holds PhD in Sociology and Demography, has over 10 years working experience on international level as a project manager for EU, UNESCO/UNFPA, OSCE funded projects, and experience in working on institutional capacity building in transition countries in the Balkans and Central Asia.

Ms. Rizova has in-depth understanding and experience in institutional capacity building and implementation of regional policy in the context of decentralisation and improvement of legislation on municipal level. This experience was gained through a proven records for delivery of advisory and technical support for governments in transition on international level (Tajikistan, Kosovo) municipal authorities (Kosovo, Bulgaria); Western Balkans (Albania, Croatia, BiH, Kosovo, FYR Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia) and Turkey.

She speaks fluent English, Bulgarian, Russian and Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, and is familiar with the BiH environment.

Maja Čvoro

Tel: +387 (0) 33 264 670
Mobile: +387 61 525 882

Maja Čvoro, Office Manager

Maja Čvoro graduated from the University of Sarajevo as Political Scientist.

She has proven administrative and analytical competences, project implementation experience, and strong communication and organizational skills.

Ms. Čvoro has been involved in many projects working with youth and for the youth in BiH. Besides her volunteer, educational & working experience, locally and internationally, she has participated in the organisation of many meetings, workshops, travels etc.

She is fluent in English and Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian.