Christian Schubarth

PROECCO Coordinator Burundi

     Areas of expertise

  • Urban design and urban development
  • Housing
  • River design and flood prevention
  • Communication for public policies and international aid and development
  • TVET—technical and vocational education and training

Christian Schubarth is the country coordinator and team leader in Burundi for Skat’s PROECCO project. Christian is an experienced urban designer and planner with additional skills in communication of public policies. He joined PROECCO Burundi after a three years mission in Kenya.

Key data

Qualification (Institute) Post-graduate in architecture, university of Geneva (2001)

Graduate in social sciences, university of Geneva (1996)

Working languages German (native), French (near native), English (excellent), Italian (good), Spanish (basic), Portuguese (basic), Swahili (basic)
Nationality Swiss
Years of Experience 20+
Country experience and regional expertise Sub-Saharan Africa: Burundi, Kenya, South Africa
Selected projects, roles, achievements and publications
  • Country coordinator/team leader Burundi in the SDC funded PROECCO project (Burundi, Rwanda, Congo)
Key clients
Affiliations and networks
  • Swiss Urbanists Federation
  • Swiss Landscape Architects Federation