Sara Giorgio

Strategic Planning Technician at UNDP

  • LocationRome, Italy



  • Non Profit Organisation
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Program Management
  • Strategic Operational Planning
  • Partnership Development
  • Project Budget Management
  • Monitoring Review
  • Human Resource Management
  • Coordinate People and Tasks
  • Knowledge Management
  • Cooperation
  • Recruiment
  • Results Orientated
  • Latin America

Work history


Network Associate Consultant

Mekané Ideas for Development

Mar 2016
  • Mekané was founded by a team of professionals in international cooperation, development and project design, who put their skills to the service of firms and non-profit sector. Main services provided: - Advice and assistance on the entire project cycle, from the identification of funding (national and international) to the writing of the project idea and its management and monitoring during execution. - Support the internal activities, knowledge management and training.


Strategic Planning Technician

UNDP Bolivia

Dec 2014 - Mar 2016
  • Responsible for the Strategic Planning of the UNDP ART (Articulation of Territorial and Thematic Networks) Initiative in Bolivia. The International ART Initiative supports national and local governments in implementing their decentralization and territorial development policies. - Provide assistance in the implementation, reporting, monitoring and evaluation of the programme; - Facilitate the coordination between the international, national and local initiative level, as well as Human Resources coordination within the program; - Ensure strategic and operational support to monitoring and planning activities of UNDP-ART Bolivia, as well as developing monitoring tools for local staff


Project Officer

ARS Progetti SpA

Apr 2012 - Dec 2014
  • Managing offers of services for the implementation of European Commission external-aid projects: EuropeAid Framework Contracts BENEF 2013: Lot 7 - Human rights, civil society, governance, justice and Home Affairs (leading company), Lot 10, Lot 12, and ongoing FWC Benef 2009 Lot 9 – Education, Employment and Social. Research and selection of experts and networks in developing countries, as well as logistics and financial management of projects. Main duties performed: - ARS Progetti Coordinator for FWC BENEF 2013 Lot 10; - Project Manager for several Lot 7 and Lot 9 projects;


Project Officer

ARS Progetti SpA

Jun 2013 - Sep 2013
  • Oficina Regional América Latina, Guatemala Support in the preparation of EOI, technical and financial proposals for EU, IDB and UNDP projects in various fields (mainly governance, institutional strengthening and education) in the Central American region. Main duties performed: - Liaising with the Headquarter and consortium partners for the preparation of international Expression of Interest and tenders; meetings with donors and consultants. - Contractual, logistic and financial support for different EU projects. - Linguistic and communication support.



Business Administration; International Cooperation; Project Management; Business English

Sole 24 ORE Business School

Nov 2011 - Nov 2012
  • Management of International Projects


Social Sciences; Development Studies

Sapienza University OF Rome

Sep 2008 - Jun 2011
  • Innovation and Development


Social Sciences; International Relations; European Studies; Economics

Sapienza University OF Rome

Sep 2005 - Sep 2008
  • Social Sciences for Cooperation and Development