Have you ever had the opportunity to be spend time serving on the other side of the world – and better yet, worked for a company that supports you doing so? I have – and this is my story.
Since April 14, Miss Getty, a lawyer from the Netherlands, works as a legal volunteer in Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, India promoting women’s rights. ‘How successful are we? That is what we like you to find out for us’, told Mr. Lawrence this morning, when I was attending Getty’s first day at work in the office.
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ENGAGEMENT In dealing with widely ramified organizations Tanja Siebert versed. Through her previous work for an internationally active logistics company has learned to think in large structures. The graduate in business administration has introduced for her employer a unified IT system in many countries, lived and worked there. So they held a management position at a young age.
These experiences can now be used for a new professional task Siebert. Since 2014, it is engaged as managing partner for the social enterprise Amaidi which organizes volunteer services worldwide. The goal is to promote development. Amaidi offers projects that create human livelihoods, environmental or educational projects.