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Dr. Marie-Carin von Gumppenberg

Short introduction

Politikwissenschaftlerin | Compliance Officer

Konzeptionelle Arbeit
- co-author of VENRO handbook on safeguarding
- author of an exprtise on gender mainstreaming in organisations and in projects

- OSCE Gender Focal Point
- Contributor to a national gender action plan
- Observer of gender in elections

- evaluating of programmes providing psychosocial care to persons having experienced GSBV during conflicts/wars in Ukraine and Kosovo
- evaluating a programme for migrants in Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Russia

Thematic key areas


  • Basic Education
  • Non-formal Education

Women, peace and security

  • Development-Oriented Emergency Assistance
  • Displacement & Migration
  • Early Warning Systems
  • Conflict-Sensitive Rebuilding
  • Crisis Prevention, Conflict Transformation and Stabilization
  • Protection From Sexual Violence in Conflict and Post-Conflict Contexts
  • Transitional Justice – Rehabilitation, Reparation and Reconciliation


  • Health and Health Communications
  • Disease Control
  • SRHR
  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)

Gender-based violence

  • Intimate partner violence
  • Human Trafficking
  • Harmful Practices
  • Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)


  • Anti-corruption
  • Empowering Women's Rights
  • Administration
  • Access to Justice
  • Civil Society Cooperation

Multiple Discriminations

  • Age
  • Women and Girls with Disabilities
  • Racism/Ethnicity

Social security

  • Basic social security

Female economic empowerment

  • Vocational training
  • Financial Inclusion
  • Empowerment of Businesswomen
  • Labor Market Access


Analysis and planning

  • Creating Program Proposals
  • Gender Analysis
  • Participatory Planning Methods
  • Project Review
  • Strategic Planning

Communication and Knowledge Management

  • Networks
  • Public Relations

Facilitation, Training and Capacity Development

  • Presentation of Workshops and Events
  • Conduct Trainings
  • Training of Trainers (TOT)/ Teaching Methodology
  • Digital Realization

Monitoring and Evaluation

  • Development of Results-Oriented Monitoring Systems
  • Evaluation on behalf of other DC-Organizations
  • Evaluation on behalf of GIZ
  • Project Progress Review (PPR)
  • Certified Consultant for the GIZ-Evaluation-Tool (eVAL)

Project management

  • Development of Cooperations
  • Leadership
  • Organizing of Networks and Knowledge Transfer


  • German Native language
  • English C2 Nearly native language skills
  • French B2 Independent language application
  • Russian C2 Nearly native language skills

Other languages:

Grundkenntnisse in Kirgisisch, Usbekisch, Georgisch, Mazedonisch und Ukrainisch



  • Central Asia

East and South-East Europe

  • Caucasus
  • East Europe
  • South-East Europe