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Our StaffMeet the members of Docip and of its governing bodies

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Meet the members of Docip and of its governing bodies

To be a Docip volunteer involves putting one’s skills at the service of indigenous delegates during their participation in the UN arena.

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Docip Staff

The Docip Team is made up of dynamic individuals with diverse origins and professional backgrounds, who have, over the last several years, become professionally and personally experienced not only in the promotion and defence of the rights of Indigenous Peoples, but also in the areas of project management, financial management, etc.

RÉMI ORSIER

Position: Director
Studies: Management Sciences, Finance 
Experience: more than 10 years of experience in the humanitarian and development fields in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean in positions responsible for a particular geographical area or as country representative for various NGOs 
Languages: French, English, intermediate level in Spanish and in Haitian Creole, basic level in Russian 
Contact: remi.orsier(at)docip.org 

ALAIN NDI

Position: In charge of IT.
Languages: French and basic English
Contact: alain.ndi(at)docip.org

AMALIA RODRIGUEZ FAJARDO

Position: Representative at the EU
Studies: Lawyer specialized in human rights. Advanced Master in human rights and specifically in Indigenous Peoples' rights.
Experience: Publication of thesis on Indigenous Peoples' right to education in Latin America. Expert of the European Commission in indigenous consultations during the UNPFII in 2015.
Languages: French, English, Spanish and Italian
Contact: amalia.rodriguez(at)docip.org

CLAIRE MORETTO

Position: Capacity-Building projects coordinator 
Studies: M.A in International Humanitarian Action (NOHA), M.A of Economics and Sociology, B.A of Law 
Experiences: more than 5 years of experience in international relations, with field experiences in human rights in Russia, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia and the Pacific; occupying various positions.
Languages: French, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, basic German and basic Italian
Contact: claire.moretto(at)docip.org

FABRICE PERRIN

Position: In charge of the Oral History project
Studies: Master in Political Science, Certificate in Advanced Studies in Sustainable Development (ongoing)
Experience: Volunteer during Docip's technical secretariat at a session of the Human Rights Council in 2007.
Languages: French, Italian, English, intermediate German and basic Spanish
Contact: fabrice.perrin(at)docip.org

PRISCILLA SAILLEN

Position: Documentation and Summary Note Coordinator 
Studies: M.A. in Languages and Civilisations of South Asia, B.A. in History & Sciences of Religions and in Languages and Civilisations of South Asia.
Experience: 3 months internship with Docip, academic research on land rights in Africa and Indigenous issues in South Asia. Member of Docip since December 2017.  
Languages: French, English, Italian, Intermediate Hindi and Ourdou, basic Spanish
Contact: priscilla.saillen(at)docip.org

JOHANNA MASSA

Position: Technical secretariat coordinator 
Studies: Anthropology, Eastern Religions and Civilizations 
Experience: Academic internship in Social Anthropology, 6-month internship at Docip, academic research on Indigenous representation 
Languages:French, English, Italian, intermediate level in Spanish 
Contact: johanna.massa(at)docip.org

MATHIAS WUIDAR

Position: Representative at the EU
Studies: Lawyer specialized in human rights
Experience: Adviser of a member of the European Parliament responsible for human rights issues (notably Indigenous Peoples) from 2010 to 2012. Expert of the European Commission in indigenous consultations during the UNPFII in 2015.
Languages: French and English
Contact: mathias.wuidar(at)docip.org

MICHEL PAUL RIAT

Position: Administrative and Accounting Officer
Studies: Education Sciences, ASFORI (Association Romande pour la Formation des Responsables d’Institutions d’utilité publique)
Experience: 5 years of experience as a volunteer and training manager in the field of development in Cameroon. 12 years of experience as manager of reception centers for asylum seekers in Geneva. 15 years of experience at Docip including 4 years as coordinator of technical secretariats and 12 years as head of accounting and administration. 3 years of experience in an accounting firm. President, then member of the bureau and committee of the Albanian University of Geneva.
Languages: French, English, Spanish (understanding)
Contact: michel.riat(at)docip.org

PASCAL DANIEL ANGST

Position: In charge of information broadcasting and the agenda. In charge of online services.
Studies: Anthropoloy, Information and Communication Technologies
Experience: Working with Docip and Indigenous Peoples at the UN. Information and communication projects with Yanomami and Tupinambá in Brazil.
Languages: German, French, English, Portuguese
Contact: pascal.angst(at)docip.org

CLELIA BERTHIER 

Position : Apprenticeship in service and administration
Studies: Employee training in Business (École de commerce André-Chavanne)
Languages : French, English, Spanish (interrmediate level)  
Contact: clelia.berthier(at)docip.org

Members of the Docip Bureau

The Docip Bureau is a composed of Foundation Board members who are mandated to do a follow-up of the Foundation activities with the Director. It is therefore a link between the Foundation Board and the Director. Some of its members have several years of professional or personal experience on the field with Indigenous Peoples, others have an expertise is financial or organisational management in various sectors.

Pierrette Birraux : Docip Bureau Member; scientific director from 1990 to 2013

Irène Hirt : Docip Bureau Member

Sabine Kradolfer : Docip Bureau Member (president of the Bureau)

Benoît Lécorché: Docip Bureau Member

Geneviève Piron : Docip Bureau Member  

 

Members of the Foundation Board

The Foundation Board is the highest decision-making body of Docip, and it is responsible for issues related to financial resources and legal matters. Board members have a keen interest in indigenous issues and, during the course of their professional careers, have acquired various competencies that facilitate Docip's good management.

René Longet : Chairman of the Foundation Board

Aline Helg : Vice President of the Foundation Board

Claude Auroi : Member of the Foundation Board

Claude Béglé : Member of the Foundation Board

Pierrette Birraux : Member of the Foundation Board

Pierre Cariage : Member of the Foundation Board

Irène Hirt : Member of the Foundation Board

Sabine Kradolfer : Member of the Foundation Board

Benoît Lécorché : Member of the Foundation Board

Jean Martin : Member of the Foundation Board 

Geneviève Piron : Member of the Foundation Board

Anne Seydoux-Christe : Member of the Foundation Board

Alain Stehlé : Member of the Foundation Board