Axel Schmidt

Axel Schmidt is a social anthropologist and nurse with ten years of experience in managing humanitarian response in various contexts in Indonesia, South Sudan, Pakistan, Haiti, Tunisia, Liberia, Sudan, Iraq, Bosnia and Nepal for a wide range of INGOs. His talent in working with people of different cultural and ethnical backgrounds and his passion for capacity building led him to become a RedR trainer. Currently he facilitates, manages and designs training courses for the emergency response team of a German NGO.

He believes to be a Sphere ambassador (official Sphere Trainer since 2012) and tries to push the "People centered Approach" in his work as much as possible.