Alfredo Kägi

Alfredo Kägi

International DevelopEment Specialist

  • St. Légier/la Chiésaz VD

Development specialist with nine years of relevant experience in project management, strategic planning, monitoring & evaluation, and capacity building seeking challenging opportunities in an international development organization/NGO that is committed to poverty reduction, environmental conservation and sustainable development. 

Work History
Work History
Jul 2015 - Present
Project Manager, Communications and Fundraising Coordinator
SEEDS (Pro Bono)                                                                 Lausanne, Switzerland.

Project management advisory for micro finance and additional income generating projects designed to empower women living under the poverty line in the Sironko Disctrict, Uganda. 

Design and coordination of SEEDS' communications and fundraising strategy. 

Designed SEEDS' new website. 

Sep 2015 - Dec 2015
Strategic Planning, Evaluation, Outreach and Communications Intern
United Nations Office at Geneva                             Geneva, Switzerland

Monitoring, evaluation and reporting for UNOG Library's strategic planning, evaluation and outreach unit. 

Management of UNOG Library's Library Talks intellectual and cultural exchange events.

Assistance in planning and management of the UNOG's  70th Anniversary Event.

Web design, graphic design and CMS management.

2013 - 2014
Sectorial Planning Analyst
Honduran Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation, Tegucigalpa, Honduras. 

Project management

Program and policy design for ten assigned governmental institutions whose combined annual budget was over 280 million dollars. 

Approved and certified compliance for annual operative action plans for assigned governmental institutions.

Represented the ministry in front of the congressional comission for the  rescue of the National Telecommunications Company and the National Postal Service from 2013 to 2014. In 2015, The telecommunications company went from -33 million dollars in annual losses to +1.47 million dollars in earnings in 2016.

Monitoring, evaluation and reporting of the annual budget execution of assigned institutions.  

Facilitation of multi-stakeholder development planning processess.

Capacity building, institutional strategic planning and public value chain analysis.

2010 - 2012
Sub-Director of Capacity Building  and Institutional Relations
Honduran Ministry of Planning and External Cooperation,TEgucigalpa, Honduras. 

Design and implementation of the Ministry's capacity building scheme. Results included 450 trained instructors, 28, 000 members of Honduran civil society receiving capacity building workshops pertaining inclusive and participatory regional socio-economic development in eight different regions of the country.

Managed institutional  relations between the Ministry of Planning and a wide range of national and international stakeholders (Civil Society, Government and Private Sector). 

Developed didactic, educational and promotional material.

Developed and managed initiatives to insert educational content pertaining the Honduran national planning scheme within the national educational curriculum.

Assistant Project Manager
SNV                                                                                     Tela Bay, Honduras.  

Project management: Strengthening capacities for Tela Bay's Creative Industry Sector and Tourism Information Warehousing for Prospective Investors and Tourists. 

Technical asssitance and development of business plans for micro and small enterprises.

Co-production and curation of traditional Garífuna music album. 

Designed the program's environmental best practices manuals for fares and festivals

2003 - 2007
Environmental Specialist/independent Consultant
Independent Consultant                                     Tegucigalpa,Honduras

 Project Management: Managed a series of environmental conservation projects and the public-use of the Hog Cays Marine National Park, Bay Islands, Honduras. 

Impact Assessments and Environmental Mitigation Plans for private sector clients. Tegucigalpa, Honduras. 

Monitoring and evaluation for the Honduran National Sustainable Tourism Program (PNTS-IADB) and the Environmental Management Program of the Bay Islands (PMAIB II-IADB). Tegucigalpa and the Bay Islands, Honduras. 

Research Assistant for a National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Agency (NOAA) and Cambridge University funded study that aimed at elucidating the complex socio-economic and environmental conflict/relations within the Gulf of Fonseca, Honduras.

Consultant for the  Panamerican Agricultural University El  Zamorano on drafting and designing a project that aimed at identifying the socio-environmental effects of intensive Tilapia production within the Lake Yojoa watershed and its connection with a variety of complex  issues. Lake Yojoa, Honduras.

2007 - 2009
MSc. Leisure, Tourism and Environment
Wageningen University and Research Center, Holland.

International development trough the multidisciplinary theoretical framework of sustaianble tourism and socio-spatial analysis. Academic orientation in development projects, programs, policy and rural anthropology. 

1997 - 2003
Bsc. Environmental Engineering
Catholic University of Honduras, Honduras

Environmental design, conservation and protection. 

Broadband as a catalyst for economic development and social inclusion in Mesoamerica
Inter-American Development Bank


Socio-economic development and Information and Communications Technologies. 
Koica-Government of South Korea


The Social Reality: An introduction to the problems and policies of Social Development in Latin America
Inter-American Development Bank


Institutional Capacity Building in Development Planning
Inter-American Institute for Economic and Social Development


Project Management

Experience in project design, management and certification.

Strategic Planning

Experience in strategic planning for NGO's and Government institutions. 

Communications and Event Organization

Experience in desgning and executing communications strategies, and organizing events. 

Research and Analysis

Experience in research and data analysis

Capacity Building

Experience in designing and executing capacity building projects.

Monitoring and Evaluation

Experience in project monitoring and evaluation.

IT Skills

Word, Excel, Publisher, Powerpoint, Prezi, Wix, Wordpress, Basic HTML, Basic CSS, Logic Pro 9, Indesign, Basic Photoshop. Currenlty learning Ruby on Rails.