Dr. Jon-Hans Coetzer is an independent consult in communication, security studies, conflict management, and mediation. In 2020, he was appointed Distinguished Professor of the Istituto dell’Approccio Centrato sulla Persona (IACP) and the Person-Centered Approach Institute for post-graduate courses. He is also a member of IACP’s Scientific Committee and as a member of the IACP roster of international consultants.
Coetzer has been the Chair of the International Development Group of the World Humanitarian Forum in London, developing master programs on peace, conflict, and security studies on behalf of the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) in Geneva. He has also managed several institutions of higher education across Europe and facilitated Crisis Management training projects in collaboration with governments in Africa and Europe.