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Greta Marlene Sofie Herbstreit

Disaster and Risk Consultant & Trainer

 

Sofie is a pragmatic and young trainer from Germany who holds BS Hons in Risk Management studies. She has been working with numerous Non-Government organizations in south-east Asia to develop risk-free plans in the rural and urban areas to enhance the growth mindset in the development sector.

 

After finishing her degree, she started working in the development sector to advance progress for less privileged communities. She specializes in theoretical and practical training to reduce vulnerability for and increase the resilience of risk-prone communities in developing countries. Having worked in various countries and settings, her approach is flexible and need-based. She gathered experience through working for numerous Non-Government organizations in south-east Asia to develop and implement training strategies primarily for reducing the risk of flood and drought in rural areas with the primary goal to achieve sustainable development and growth.