Coordinator training programmes
MSc Communication and Innovation from Wageningen University, the Netherlands
Human (trainers, facilitators and managers) and institutional development (facilitation of multi-stakeholder processes and organisational strengthening). Managerial skills such as teambuilding, leadership, negotiating and conflict management in inter-cultural contexts are among her strong points.
Mariëtte Gross joined ICRA in October 2012. She leads ICRA’s Education Outreach domain and coordinates several of ICRA's NICHE projects.
Mariëtte worked in West Africa on several long-term assignments and gained experience in Niger, Togo, Mali, Burkina Faso and Ghana in the development of participatory approaches, training of trainers and facilitators. Over time, she combined the aspect of people development with strengthening organisations, assisting them in building institutional linkages and facilitating multi-stakeholder processes.
Mariëtte was a facilitator and trainer at MDF Training & Consultancy prior to joining ICRA.