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Benny Dembitzer

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International Voluntary Service

HQ Phone:  +44 131 243 2745

Email: b***@***.uk

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International Voluntary Service

Thorn House 5 Rose Street

Edinburgh, Edinburgh,EH2 2PR

United Kingdom

Company Description

IVS offers a programme of projects at a comparatively small charge to hundreds of volunteers. Our volunteers are committed individuals who give their time to take part in voluntary work which is of direct benefit to local communities and does not replace paid ... more

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Director: Benny Dembitzer
( director@global-development-forum.org) The Director of the project is Benny Dembitzer. He is an economist who has studied at Cambridge, Uppsala, and Lausanne. (At Cambridge he was a pupil of Amartya Sen). He has worked in 35 countries in Africa and 2 in Asia with several different international agencies (UNDP, UNIDO, UNCDF, ITC, World Bank, Commonwealth Secretariat, EU). He was Economic Adviser to the Dutch Aid Mission to Indonesia. He has worked for OXFAM and CARE International. During the years 1987 to 1999 Mr Dembitzer organised the annual GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP WORLD FAIR. This became the largest annual gathering of development agencies in the world. In 1999 it attracted some 175 voluntary organisations and commercial concerns working in the global arena and attracted 12,000 visitors. Mr Dembitzer has also worked as a consultant for DfID, the British Department for International Development. In 1985 he was the European Director of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW), winners of the Nobel Peace Prize that year. Between 1973 and 78 he set up and managed FRIDA (the Fund for Research and Investment for the Development of Africa). This international NGO based in London worked all over Africa (with offices in Mali, Kenya and Lesotho) to promote small-scale projects in the poorest countries of the continent. Mr Dembitzer has been on the Council of the Africa Centre of London since 1992, was Secretary of the UK Chapter of the Society for International Development, Chairman of International Voluntary Service and one of the Directors of War on Want.


Conference on Agriculture 2017 in India | Agriculture Conferences 2017 - Organizing Committee

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Dr. Benny Dembitzer Managing Director, Grassrootsafrica
Dr. Benny Dembitzer Benny Dembitzer was the Director of the team of World Nobel Peace Prize Winner (1985). e is presently Managing Director of GRASSROOTSAFRICA. Benny is a former international development consultant who has worked for several different international organisations that range from OXFAM to the World Bank, from the United Nations Development Programme to the International Trade Centre. e has worked at different times in 35 different African and 2 Asian countries. He has been a director of the charity War on Want and Chairman of International Voluntary Service (now called Skillshare Africa). ince 2014, Benny has been invited to open multiple international conferences and give keynote speeches at various institutes.


www.sleepwalkingintoglobalfamine.org

About Benny Dembitzer
Benny Dembitzer Benny Dembitzer Benny is a former international development consultant who has worked for several different international organisations that range from OXFAM to the World Bank, from the United Nations Development Programme to the International Trade Centre. He has worked at different times in 35 different African and 2 Asian countries. He has been a director of the charity War on Want and Chairman of International Voluntary Service (now called Skillshare Africa). He was European Director of the organisation that won the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War. He is currently a visiting lecturer in economics at Greenwich and London Metropolitan Universities. Bertukan originates from Ethiopia; she is an accountant working in the National Health Service. The Directors are Benny Dembitzer and Bertukan Dembitzer.


Regent's University London - The Perfect Storm of World Starvation

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All alumni are welcome to attend a seminar by Nobel Peace prize winner, Benny Dembitzer.
The Perfect Storm of World Starvation: International Open Seminars Series 2012/13 A seminar led by Benny Dembitzer: Author, Sleep Walking Into Global Famine Wednesday 16 January, 17:30 - 19.00 Tuke Common Room Mr. Benny Dembitzer is a former international development consultant who has worked for several different international organisations that range from OXFAM to the World Bank, from the United Nations Development Programme to the International Trade Centre. He has worked at different times in 35 different African and 2 Asian countries. He has been a director of the charity War on Want and Chairman of International Voluntary Service (now called Skillshare Africa). He was European Director of the organisation that won the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War. He is currently a visiting lecturer in economics at Greenwich and London Metropolitan Universities.


Ethical Events - About Us

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The Directors are Benny Dembitzer and Bertukan Dembitzer.
Benny is a former international development consultant who has worked for several different international organisations that range from OXFAM to the World Bank, from the United Nations Development Programme to the International Trade Centre. He has worked at different times in 35 different African and 2 Asian countries. He has been a director of the charity War on Want and Chairman of International Voluntary Service (now called Skillshare Africa). He was European Director of the organisation that won the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War. He is currently a visiting lecturer in economics at Greenwich and London Metropolitan Universities. Bertukan originates from Ethiopia; she is an accountant working in the National Health Service.


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