Ele Jan Saaf – SaafConsult’s Managing Director and Senior Consultant – has been appointed as strategic water advisor for Mali. Ele Jan will provide inputs and support to the Netherlands Water Partnership and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the development of regional/multi-year plans for water resources management in Mali, and will be the linking pin between the mission in Mali and the Dutch Water Sector.
SaafConsult has become a member of the Oxfam NOVIB network “entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs” (ondernemers voor ondernemers). Through this network we donate money for microfinance activities in Africa aimed at supporting budding companies and ventures. As a social entrepreneur we believe it is our task to use some of our profit to support other, and we are a strong believer in the potential of the private sector.