Patrick offers 20 years of experience in development effectiveness and strategic planning. A recognized RBM expert, Patrick chaired the UN Strategic Planning Network, and managed UNDP’s development effectiveness team. He also led the secretariats of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation and the International Aid Transparency Initiative.
Patrick holds a Master of International Affairs from Columbia University and a Magister of Philosophy (Political Science and Chemistry) from Universität Wien. He has been a certified PRINCE2 Practitioner (level 2) since 2005 and speaks English, German and French.
In 2015 world leaders agreed to an ambitious development agenda characterized by 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). To end poverty, fight inequality and combat climate change requires a new approach to development planning, innovation, scientific insights, and partnerships.
Different actors need to collaborate to achieve the new development agenda. Businesses undertake investments, the public sector sets incentives, and civil society instills values for sustainable development. By bringing these stakeholders together, Global Goals Consulting is leading thought-provoking discussions that produce innovative development thinking.
THE NEW DEVELOPMENT AGENDA
We assist stakeholders realize their development aspirations by connecting them with innovative solutions through strategy, planning, innovation, science, and partnerships. We advance development thinking in an inclusive and responsible manner to advance the SDGs and turn global goals into local action.
As a social enterprise, our focus is improving social and environmental sustainability for our clients. In order to do this, we provide the following services: