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Marc B. Sommers

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Basic Education and Policy Support

HQ Phone:  (202) 966-5804

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Basic Education and Policy Support

5301 Wisconsin Ave., NW Suite 700

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia,20015

United States

Company Description

The Basic Education and Policy Support (BEPS) Activity provides specialized professional and technical services to USAID missions and regional bureaus, seeking to assist developing and newly independent nations to improve the quality, access, management and ef...more

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Employment History

Educational Psychologist and Youth-At-Risk Specialist

Care.com Inc


Senior Associate

The Columbia Group For Children


Affiliations

Boston University

International Consultant and A Research Fellow At African Studies Center


United States Institute of Peace

Jennings Randolph Senior Fellow


Education Development Center Inc

Senior International Technical Advisor


International Consultant

Technical Advisor, Researcher and Evaluator


EQUIP3 Core

Team Member


Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Fellow


Education

Ph.D.


Ph.D.

anthropology

Boston University


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Marc Sommers
Marc Sommers began working on education issues two decades ago, when he served as a girls' high school headmaster in Kenya. Since then, he has worked on emergency and peace education, education during post-war reconstruction, the human rights of forced migrants, urban refugees and migrants, and community reconciliation. He has also explored the impact of war on children and youth in Africa as well as Colombia, El Salvador and Kosovo. Dr. Sommers is currently CARE's Educational Psychologist/Youth-At-Risk Specialist for the BEPS Activity. He also works as an international consultant and a Research Fellow at Boston University's African Studies Center. His publications include a book, "Fear in Bongoland: Burundi Refugees in Urban Tanzania," (Berghahn, 2001); a monograph, "The Dynamics of Coordination" (Humanitarianism and War Project, Tufts University, 2000); and three articles: "Peace Education and Refugee Youth" (EPAU, UNHCR, 2001), "Emergency Education for Children" (Center for Int'l. Studies, MIT, 1999), and "Young, Male and Pentecostal: Urban Refugees in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania " (Journal of Refugee Studies 14(4), 2001). Dr. Sommers is fluent in Swahili, proficient in Spanish, and has a working knowledge of French.


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Marc Sommers Marc Sommers began working on education issues two decades ago, when he served as a girls' high school headmaster in Kenya. Since then, he has worked on emergency and peace education, education during post-war reconstruction, the human rights of forced migrants, urban refugees and migrants, and community reconciliation. He has also explored the impact of war on children and youth in Africa as well as Colombia, El Salvador and Kosovo. Dr. Sommers is currently CARE's Educational Psychologist/Youth-At-Risk Specialist for the BEPS Activity. He also works as an international consultant and a Research Fellow at Boston University's African Studies Center. His publications include a book, "Fear in Bongoland: Burundi Refugees in Urban Tanzania," (Berghahn, 2001); a monograph, "The Dynamics of Coordination" (Humanitarianism and War Project, Tufts University, 2000); and three articles: "Peace Education and Refugee Youth" (EPAU, UNHCR, 2001), "Emergency Education for Children" (Center for Int'l. Studies, MIT, 1999), and "Young, Male and Pentecostal: Urban Refugees in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania " (Journal of Refugee Studies 14(4), 2001). Dr. Sommers is fluent in Swahili, proficient in Spanish, and has a working knowledge of French.


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