Bernadette van Houten

Overview of international professional experience, outside
the USA and Europe:

Bali, Indonesia, 2000. Three-day consultancies and workshop Client: South East Asian Teachers Organisation

Danang, Vietnam, 1999. Two- months: International Business Communication at Duy Tan University. Client: Netherlands Management Cooperation Programme

Padang, Indonesia, 1998. Two-week methodology training seminar for English instructors, Client: Netherlands Management Cooperation Programme

Cat Ba, Vietnam, 1997. One-month communication and ecotourism training to forestry guides Client: Netherlands Management Cooperation Programme

Almaty, Kazakstan, 1997. Three weeks diversity training programmes for managers of ATK - Philip Morris Client: Philip Morris EEMA

West Sumatra, Indonesia Bukittingi, Kayutanam, Padang, 1997. Three two-week teacher training seminars Client: Netherlands Management Cooperation Programme

Bac Giang, Vietnam, Hanichemco, 1995, 1996. Two-month Business and Culture Communication trainings for managers at Client: Netherlands Management Cooperation Programme

Guatemala, 1992. Summer: tutoring of deaf students

Aruba, 1989 – 1991. Two years, English as a Second Language and Special Needs co-ordinator, including training of tutors, parent counselling and testing and learning recommendations

Phanat Nikom , Thailand, 1986. Two-month teacher trainer for teachers of the Deaf at Phanat Nikom Refugee Camp, Client: Consortium

Sierra Leone, 1982. One month: Contacts with villages to make housing arrangements for a volunteer. Sponsor: Voluntary Service Overseas

Panajachel , Guatemala, 1979 -1981. Two years: Manager of a bookstore; English for hotel management; Tutor for Deaf student

Kenya, Tanzania, 1977. Six-months: Educational visits and consulting to centres and schools for the deaf and hearing impaired

Rwanda, Burundi, 1977. Two-weeks: Research/inventory/recommendation on schools for Deaf students Client: Caritas and Catholic Relief Work

Peshawar, Pakistan, 1976. Two months: Private tutor for Pakistani deaf student

Japan, 1976. One month: Study visit and lecturer, Schools of the Deaf in Tokyo and Kyoto. Sponsors: Schools and organisation for the Deaf

La Paz, Bolivia. Summer Workshop for parents and educators at schools for the deaf

Chosica, Peru, 1972. Sponsors: Schools for the deaf and Parent organisations

Bernadette's Academic Background and Experience

Bernadette's Academic Background and Experience

Sarnath, India - Alice Project

Management training, Izmir, Turkey

Izmir, Turkey

Teacher training, Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia
Padang, West Sumara, Indonesia

Phanat Nikhom Refugee camp, Thailand