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Matthias Schickhofer

Austria

 

Focus: Campaigning, Communication and PR

Contact

Email:matthias.schickhofer@supportingchange.org   

Telephone: +43 699 11297184

Organisation: supportingchange.org - consultancy (communication, campaigning, strategy)

Training provided in the following languages: English, German

 

Background

25 years of NGO experience and insight in different roles and positions: NGO-campaigning, leadership, management, communication experience.

  • 1990 – 2007 Campaigner, Campaign Director, Communications Director and Programme Director with Greenpeace CEE; 2007 – 2008 Communications Manager and Campaign Coordinator with Greenpeace International
  • Campaigning / Comms / Strategy Consultant 2008 – now)
  • Freelance photographer, book author, journalist
  • University background: Psychology (1985-1991)

 

Current Work Focus

Supporting positive social / political change by consultancy / advice / training / coaching / mentoring in the fields of campaigning and communications

 

Training Topics

  • Campaigning and communications consultancy: campaign development, campaign management, campaign rollout, crisis management…
  • Training / coaching / mentoring for campaign (project) leaders, campaigners and communicators
  • Conflict settlement (assessments, constructive interventions)
  • Facilitation

 

Training Style

  • Interactive workshops (incl. interactive group works on practical examples and open space methods)
  • Creativity fostering techniques
  • Individual training and coaching
  • Concept writing / strategy writing
  • Assessments and evaluations (eg re. conflicts and team recovery of projects: interviews and group discussions, developing a conflict settlement plan)
  • Ad hoc support (re. projects / campaigns)
  • Facilitation of retreats / workshops / meetings (focused at NGO needs)


Empathetic approach, focused at real needs, high level of flexibility to work with real life constellations. High commitment to contribute to positive change.

 

References

- Greenpeace International
- Four Paws International
- Greenpeace Germany
- Greenpeace CEE
- Greenpeace Mediterranean
- Global 2000 / FOE Austria
- Licht für die Welt
- Save the Children - Lithuania
- VCÖ – Verkehrsclub Österreich
- AGGV - Arbeitsgemeinschaft Globale Verantwortung
- FVA - Fundraising Verband Austria
- IGO - Interessensvertretung Gemeinnütziger Organisationen
- Volksbegehren Bildungsinitiative 
- Asylum policy campaign “Gegen Unmenschlichkeit”
- Save Tibet Austria
- Europe for Tibet  / Kampagnenforum
- Agencies / publishing houses such as: ASAblanca, Anzenberger, Biorama, Christian Brandstätter Verlag, Primavista, Universum Magazin…

 

 

Vienna Head Office, Wilhelminenstr. 91/IIf,

1160 Vienna, Austria,

Tel: + 43-1-319 79 49, Fax: DD 15,

Skype: trialog.office, office@trialog.or.at