Amanda Procter joined the Basel Institute on Governance in June 2021 as Programme Officer for the International Centre for Asset Recovery (ICAR).
Amanda is a development professional with 20 years’ experience managing development projects in Central America and East Africa. During her eight years with Save the Children, she supported two country offices to institute a systematic approach to award management, strengthening office capacity to secure and manage donor funds with a high level of compliance. In the role of Zanzibar Representative, she contributed to Save the Children becoming the iNGO partner of choice in Zanzibar and garnering a high level of government trust and engagement, including representation on the National Epidemic Taskforce. Prior to that, Amanda worked in leadership positions for Canadian NGOs financing education-focused community development initiatives in Central America.
Amanda holds a Masters in Planning from the School of Community and Regional Planning at the University of British Columbia and an Honours Bachelor of Arts in International Development from the University of Toronto at Scarborough.