Non-profits, NGOs and IGOs. Mission-driven. Resource-conscious.

Need help in making a greater impact?  Widening your international presence?  Or a hand in a specific activity?  I’ve worked with a wide variety of international and global players in the sustainable development space, and bring my own passionate belief in sustainable development to the table.

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“Vince contributed importantly to REEEP’s strategic development

in 2012/13 linking the organization’s strong past to an even stronger promise for the future.
At the same time he continued to keep REEEP’s communications ticking and developed specific products such as the Project Profiles 2011-12, condensing a large amount of information into clear, concise summaries; and organized REEEP’s 10 year anniversary event at Rio+20, creatively using the speed networking format for an innovative side event at a major international development conference.”

Martin Hiller Director General, REEEP (Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Partnership)
“Vince mapped out an inspiring strategy for World Wetlands Day 2015;

a transformation from a generic day of awareness to a day focussed on youth aged 15-24 as transmitters to the wider public. This vision included a new website as the campaign’s focal point and a wide social media campaign.
He also authored the actual WWD hand-outs and the teacher/organizer guide. His photo contest brainchild attracted 2,200 entries from 80 countries around the world.”

Dr. Christopher Briggs Former Secretary General, Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

Free in-depth advice. Tip sheets for mission-driven PR.

These tips sheets are designed for any organization that is pursuing a mission rather than (just) profit.  They give a wealth of hands-on tips and practical advice. If you still need my help, check out my services below.

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PR basics for the mission-driven

Writing a great press release

Handling the media & interviews

Crisis management

Get in touch with me for:

Strategic direction

Clarify your priorities, vision, goals or target customer.  In a group session or one-on-one.

Events & campaigns

Create and organize an event or campaign to trigger your audience to act.

English copywriting

Frame your advantages to customers and stakeholders effectively.  In native English.

Press releases & more

Press releases, campaign materials, social media. Marketing & PR basics.

Questions? Let's talk . . .

Send me a message via the contact form.
I'll get back to you within 24 hours.

Media & crisis management

Learn how to handle media interviews, press relations & react effectively in a crisis.

Translation DE > EN

Create a flawless English version of your German sales & marketing materials.

Workshops & training

Learn one-one-one or in a group. Pick up a skill, or improve marketing & PR capacity.

Mission-driven success stories. High impact, low budget.

Turbo-charging World Wetlands Day >

Wetlands are essential to humanity – but almost no one knows this. For the Ramsar Convention, I developed a plan to accelerate this annual event in 2015. The result: triple the press mentions and quadrupled downloads in a single year.

Complex topics / effective materials >

Wetlands, sustainable livelihoods and disaster risk reduction are not easy to explain. I researched and wrote all materials for World Wetlands Day from 2016 to 2018. Classroom hand-outs/mini-posters, plus detailed guides for teachers & organizers.

Speed networking event at Rio+20 >

No look-alike panel discussions here! For the 10th anniversary of the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) at the Rio +20 Conference, I organized a joint side event with UN DESA. The format: speed-dating as networking.

Non-profits, NGOs and IGOs I've worked with:

Secretariat of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands
Gland, Switzerland

Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP)
Vienna, Austria

International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Manila, Philippines

Hamburg Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Gesundheitsförderung (HAG)
Hamburg, Germany

WWF Deutschland
PANDA Fördergesellschaft für Umwelt GmbH
Frankfurt, Germany