Program Coordinator for ERI Living Lab
Daan Lambrecht was brought on our team by Zachary Towne-Smith. They worked together for Imagitlan in Guatemala. His position is to help with the coordination on the ground for our ERI LL Guatemala. He was instrumental in planning and providing our organization with the overall logistics for the study abroad program. Extremely well organized inidivdual, Daan helped us develop our program and evaluation framework.
He was born in Mexico, with a Guatemalan mother and a Belgian father. Daan has an extensive experience in issues of development and community organizing, having done consulting work with various organizations in themed community organization and project management, among which may be mentioned the development and research design, problem trees and solutions, logical framework, schedule of activities, stakeholder mapping, fundraising plan, regulations and administrative manuals, monitoring plan, among others.
Both his parents worked on development projects since before he was born. As a teenager his main interest was philosophy and he studied politics and international relations in the university. Social inequality, the great economic and environmental problems of the world were his motivation to study. If you want to change the world, he thinks you must understand things from different points of view. He believes that there are many ways to do things different, more sustainable, more equitable, more human ...
He has been putting his energy into positive changes in myhis society and environment. He values art, creativity and divergence as tools to achieve innovation.
With 27 years of experience in development and community organization, he has done several consulting for community organizations and project management that include development and design of research, logical framework, timeline of activities, budget, mapping of actors, fundraising plan, regulations and administrative manuals, monitoring plan, among others.
He studied politics and international relations. Until recently he was head of an organization of young artists whose goal is to promote creativity (www.imagitlan.com). Now he is working as Director of Education Programs for Teachers2Teachers Global in Guatemal.