Khalil Ansara

Project Manager
khalil.ansara@niras.se
+46 (0)8 545 533 29
+46 (0)70 386 01 79

Khalil has over 26 years of experience in working with civil society on
governance, human rights, peace-building, and legal regulatory reform.  He is well versed in rights based approaches; especially, HRBA. His is an experienced programme designer, leader, quality assurer, and an evaluator in the following MENA countries: Palestine, Egypt, Lebanon, and Jordan. Through working with multi-disciplinary teams, he has managed and evaluated different types of programmes using OECD/DAC evaluation criteria coupled with a mix of methods and approaches including: Outcome Mapping, Theory of Change, conflict sensitivity, and Do No Harm.  His experience with donors include: USAID, Danida, SDC, NORAD and Netherlands.  He has extensive knowledge of Sida strategies, approaches and work in as an evaluator and as programme director of the current major Sida funded project in Palestine – HR and IHL Secretariat.  Khalil has a degree in law and has practiced law for 10 years.

Key qualifications:

  • Fund Management, with focus on core funding.
  • Youth Programming with focus on peace, conflict resolution, and communication skills.
  • Legal and regulatory reform with focus on public outreach and respect for rule of law.
  • Facilitator and mediator
  • Outcome Mapping

Languages: Arabic (Mother Tongue), English (proficient), Swedish and Hebrew (functional in speaking, reading and Writing)