Senior International Development Specialist
Mr. Gerber has more than 25 years' experience working on African development issues. Mr. Gerber has designed, implemented, and managed community development, decentralization, institutional strengthening, and relief projects and programs in various countries in Africa and the United States. He has successfully led teams in governance, health, agriculture, and relief program development and project implementation with paid and volunteer staff from many countries and cultures, including Angola, Benin, Central African Republic, Chad, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea, Madagascar, Mali, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Haiti, and Jordan. Mr. Gerber has been actively engaged in promoting integrated and multisectoral approaches to addressing priority development needs in each of his overseas assignments. His democracy and governance program work has emphasized civil society strengthening, training of elected officials, local public–private partnership activities, media, advocacy, and coalition building.
MA, Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; BA, Political Science, Drew University.
Togola, A., & Gerber, D. (Mar 2007)
Gerber, D. (Jan 2003)
Gerber, D., Sakala, F., & Sakala, I. (May 2002)
Gerber, D. (Oct 1995)
Gerber, D. (Jun 1995)