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Femke Dekker

Femke Dekker

YEP period 2019 - 2021, batch 16

Young Expert at Satelligence - Ghana

First position after YEP

Programme Manger Agribusiness at NABC, Ghana

YEP Role

West-Africa Liaison for Satelligence.


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  • Project development and coordination
  • Multi-stakeholder partnerships and network building
  • Sustainable supply chains
  • Business development
  • Curious and eager to learn
  • Self-starter and team player

Nationality: Dutch
Education: MSc. Human Geography in Conflict Studies, Advanced Masters in International Development


Experience before YEP

  • Chief Operations Officer at Farmerline, in Accra, Ghana. Farmerline is a social enterprise in Ghana that builds technologies to connect rural agricultural communities to information, financial tools, resources and supply chains. 
  • Certification and Sustainability Manager at Cocoa Abrabopa Association in Kumasi, Ghana. CAA is a cocoa farmers based association UTZ/RA certified. 
  • Programme Officer Emergencies and Ebola Response at Business Unit Disaster Risk Reduction and Response & Healthcare at Cordaid, The Hague, the Netherlands
  • Field Officer Disaster Response/ Head of Sub-Office at Cordaid, Bozoum Central African Republic for 5 months.
  • Policy Officer as part of AMID Programme, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Stabilization and Humanitarian Aid Department (DSH) The Hague, the Netherlands.
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Organisation: Satelligence
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