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Mr. Ivo Freijsen - UNHCR

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Mr. Ivo Freijsen

Representative 

 

Nationality: Netherlands

 

Academic background:  Master’s degree (Cum Laude/Hons), Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies, Leiden University, The Netherlands.

 

Work Experience:

October 2018 - present: UNHCR Representative, I.R. of Iran.

2018 – 2018: Head of Sub-Regional Office, UN-OCHA, Amman, Jordan.

2017 – 2018: Senior Advisor, UN-OCHA, Geneva, Switzerland.

2016 – 2017: Head of Office, UN-OCHA, Baghdad, Iraq.

2014 – 2016: Head of Office, UN-OCHA, Khartoum, Sudan.

2013 – 2014: Head of MENA Regional Office, UN-OCHA, Cairo, Egypt.

2012 – 2013: Country Director, CARE International, Khartoum, Sudan.

2007 – 2012: Head of Surge Capacity Section, Geneva, Switzerland

2005 – 2007: Head of MENA Regional Office, Dubai, UAE.

2002 – 2005: Head of Office, DG-ECHO, Khartoum, Sudan.

2001 – 2002: Humanitarian Affairs Officer, UN-OCHA, Geneva, Switzerland.

2001 – 2001: Humanitarian Affairs Officer, UN-OCHA (seconded to UNHCR), Skopje, former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.

2000 – 2001: Head of Office, UN-OCHA, Asmara, Eritrea.

1999 – 2000: Humanitarian Affairs Officer, UN-OCHA, Geneva, Switzerland.

1999 - 1999: Humanitarian Affairs Officer, UN-OCHA (seconded to UNHCR), Tirana, Albania.

1997 – 1999: NGO Liaison Officer, UN-OCHA, Khartoum, Sudan.

1996 – 1997: Country Director, MSF-Holland, Khartoum, Sudan.

1995 – 1996: Logistics Coordinator, MSF-Holland, Kigali, Rwanda.

1994 – 1995: Field Coordinator, Dutch NGO Consortium, Sulaymaniya, Iraq.

1993 - 1994: Logistics Coordinator, MSF-Holland, Khartoum, Sudan.

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