ABS Capacity Development Initiative

Contact and team

Contact information for general inquiries 

Email: abs-initiative(at)giz.de

Phone: +49 6196 79 3285

Katrin Münch

Project Manager

Responsible for the overall management of the ABS Capacity Development Initiative

GIZ Headquarters, Bonn/Germany

katrin.muench(at)giz.de

Suhel al-Janabi

Co-Manager ABS Capacity Development Initiative and BioInnovation Africa (GeoMedia GmbH)

Bonn/Germany

s.aljanabi(at)geo-media.de

Anna Busch

Controller

Plans, directs and coordinates all accounting operational functions

GIZ Headquarters, Eschborn/Germany

Dr Anna Lena Di Carlo

Senior Expert (GeoMedia GmbH)

Regulatory frameworks, IPLC participation and value chains

l.dicarlo(at)geo-media.de

Tobias Dierks

Communications and Knowledge Management Specialist

Supervises communication activities

GIZ Headquarters, Eschborn/Germany

Tobias.dierks(at)giz.de

Nadine Girard

Specialist for Event Management

Supervises the organization of events

GIZ Headquarters, Eschborn/Germany

Nadine.girard(at)giz.de

Dr Ullrich Klins 

Technical Adviser 

Focuses on value chains 

GIZ Headquarters, Eschborn/Germany

ullrich.klins(at)giz.de

Dr Hartmut Meyer

Technical Adviser

Responsible for project management

GIZ Headquarters, Eschborn/Germany

hartmut.meyer(at)giz.de

Inès Edwige Kohan Sea

Technical Adviser - Côte d'Ivoire

Plans and supports implementation of activities in Côte d’Ivoire

Côte d'Ivoire

edwige.sea(at)giz.de