Project Coordinator, Middle East and North Africa Division
Dorte Hvidemose works in DCAF's Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Division as Project Coordinator. She works on fundraising and donor relations for the Division. She also manages DCAF's Trust Fund for North Africa.
Prior to joining DCAF, Ms. Hvidemose worked with Saferworld in London, lastly as a Project Coordinator on its Europe and Central Asia team where she was working on conflict analysis and community safety, mainly in the Western Balkans. Previously, she worked for the international development NGO of the Danish trade union confederation (the LO/FTF Council), among other things assisting the organisation in developing its activities in the MENA region. She has also worked and studied in Beirut on several occasions.
Ms. Hvidemose holds a Master's degree in Human Geography from the University of Copenhagen. She is a Danish national and fluent in English and French.