Claudia Cabrera

Freelance Editor & Resume Writer

Location:Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
2 Skills
Relevant Experience:

• Held Editorial Assistant and later the Managing Editor positions of the Asian Journal of Agriculture and Development, an international refereed journal
• Performed editorial activities for SEARCA’s technical publications and monitored their production
• Wrote and produced various multimedia presentations, i.e., as audio visual presentations, speeches, scripts for various types of activities, and posters
• Conceptualized, wrote, coordinated, and supervised communication-related activities, i.e., exhibits, film showing, and painting contest

Information, Education, and Communication (IEC) Programme Specialist 2007
European Commission-United Nations Development Programme (EC-UNDP) Small Grants Programme for Operations to Promote Tropical Forests in South and Southeast Asia
Claudia Svetlana Cabrera ____________ Freelance Communication Consultant 2003-2011

• Edited, wrote, and designed communication materials¬¬¬¬ for organizations such as the Biodiversity Research Programme, SEARCA, International Development Research Center (Canada), and the International Food Policy Research Institute (Washington D.C.)

Project Analyst for Development Communication and Multimedia 1998-2003
ASEAN IPM Knowledge Network Regional Center
SEARCA, Los Baños, Philippines

• Constructed reports and drafted communications; wrote and designed layout of webpage; edited project publications and communications; conducted on-assignment video process documentaries, interviews, and photography for purposes of publications and webpage content development; consolidated, wrote, and edited outputs of workshops, meetings, and other activities conducted by the project
• Conducted project briefings for local guests and diplomats (from farmers to ambassadors)
• Developed project proposals and the Network Management Policies and Guidelines;
• Conducted technical trainings on network database development of member country hubs’ knowledge management activities, monitoring and evaluation and gave recommendations
• Facilitated group discussions in international seminars and workshops
Skills (2) Rating
Resume Writing