Founder and President
Background: Corporate HR advisor and trainer, executive coach, project manager and trainer for global conventions.
“My team and I are building a solid platform for a message of hope and solutions to the world’s biggest problems.
I have founded WAFA because I see that water, air and food for all is possible. It brings me joy and frees up my passion to work for the good.”
PA for President
Juliet is a Master of Peace and Development Studies from Leeds Metropolitan University, England and has a Bachelor of Science in Sociology and Anthropology from the University of Buea, Cameroon. Her passion is working with development-oriented organizations, individuals and communities to sustainably improve the livelihoods and rights of poor and marginalized people across the world.
“WAFA’s aim is noble. It is the fundamental right of every human being to have food security, clean air and potable water. Indeed, a defining challenge of our time is to ensure this right for individuals and communities, particularly in developing countries. I share this vision and hope to contribute to making it a reality!”
Sarah Inna Timofejeva
Human Resources Manager
Sarah is a Master of International Business from Copenhagen Business School. Having lived and studied in Copenhagen for several years, Sarah has discovered her biggest passion in life: helping people become the best versions of themselves and lead a fulfilling life with the help of psychology, mindfulness and spiritual practices.
“I have always been a humanitarian at heart and wanted to work for an NGO. WAFA brings me the fulfilment of applying my business and people skills: doing what I love for a good cause”.
Applications & IT
A native of Portugal, Carlos’ background is in IT, largely in the energy sector. His experience ranges from multinationals to nonprofits.
“I love helping Water Air Food Award because I share WAFA’s vision – water, air, food and peace for all, not some time in the future, but in my lifetime”.
Andrii has a background in business administration with commercial and project management experience from international companies.
“I would like to apply my knowledge and skills for the development of NGO with inspiring ideas, entrepreneurial spirit and great multicultural team. I believe such humanitarian initiatives play a key role in consciousness awakening and evolution of civilization”.
Virginia de Cabrera
Professional Experience as a Spanish Interpreter, Translator, Voice-Over
An accomplished artist, hailing from Italy, Fabrizio managed a store for years where he sold his drawings. When the computer age dawned, new perspectives on art opened up. Now he’s also a graphic and Web designer, where he believes creativity is “my daily bread”.
“A more sustainable and peaceful world is something we all want. WAFA has an incredible potential. Collaborating with WAFA is a beautiful way to start creating a better world, and overall it makes me feel good”.
Production & Broadcast
“I am Nikita Gavrilovs, born in Stavropol, Russia, in 1990. Since 2009, I’ve been living in Copenhagen, doing my studies and work.
I worked for several media companies, advertising agency, newspaper, magazine and on television.
Worked as cameraman on TED Talks (TEDxCopenhagen), educated as multimedia designer from Køge Business College, and got a bachelor degree in e-Concept development from KEA (Købebhavns Erhvervsakademi).
I joined WAFA, because of international team, inspiring vision and amazing and promising future”.
IT expert & Web Architect
Maria was born in Italy where she studied law, communications, marketing and computer science, qualifying her as a Web architect and journalist. Her technical expertise is in IT and graphics, including Word Press and Photoshop. She has experience in on-Web project management and website updating. Now living in Denmark, she has started up her own IT company and serves as graphics editor for the Italian-Danish magazine Il Ponte
English language editor
Ancuța Gabriela Tarța
Digital Media and Campaign Manager
Adopted by Denmark, Ancuta comes from the Romanian city of Cluj-Napoca, in the heart of Transylvania. She has a background in digital media and communication and a PhD from the University of Copenhagen. Her expertise is in social media research and digital project management, and she thrives on anything that allows her to be creative.
“WAFA embodies my view of the world: humankind cannot move forward before ensuring that basic needs like water, food and clean air are there for everyone. There is so much talk about it, but people who actually make this happen every day are so little in the spotlight! These are the people we should expose and learn from. They embody humanity. That’s what the WAF Awards are about. And that’s why I am WAFA. Water, air, food. We are all WAFA, really.”
Master of Law – experience with project management and strategy development
Eva Elise Kraus
Eva has a Master in Agricultural Development from the University of Copenhagen, and a Bachelor in Nutritional Science from the Technical University Munich, Germany. Combining both disciplines, she is enthusiastic about creating more sustainable food systems. Her focus is in on finding solutions that consider the social, environmental and economic aspects of sustainability. Her objective is to increase the benefits for small-scale farmers in developing countries.
David holds a diploma in information technology and business administration with a specialization in corporate social responsibility (CSR). “When I first started to get into CSR, I knew I had found my calling in life.”
Jannik Meier Sørensen
Master of Media Studies
Mathias is Master of Communication from Aalborg University but he has also studied on IT University. The digital media has always been in focus, and he is now working with communication, marketing and E-commerce. At WAFA he is working with the social media channels.
Kumar is a Master of Business Administration (MBA, full time) from Copenhagen Business School Denmark and has a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical), from the National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India. He has over nine years of experience in project planning, cost controlling and monitoring in large-scale capital projects in India and Qatar, as well as a year in business strategy development for Danish companies.
Faith W. Walgwe
Faith is a Master of Science and Technology from the University of Aalborg and has a Bachelor of Commerce from Victoria University, New Zealand. A passionate advocate for women, she champions strengthening capacity, increasing the visibility of initiatives, and developing community in order to secure sustainability.