Promoting excellence in public participation in Southern Africa

Licensed Trainer – Toni Pietersen

IAP2 Licensed Trainer: Toni Pietersen, Senior Stakeholder Engagement Specialist, Golder Associates

IAP2 Licensed Trainer: Toni Pietersen, Senior Stakeholder Engagement Specialist, Golder Associates

BA Hons (Psychology) / Stakeholder Engagement Specialist / Internationally Certified Trainer

Toni has more than 18 years of experience in designing, facilitating and managing public participation processes and awareness creation programs, and developing strategic stakeholder engagement plans covering the mining, industrial, oil & gas, water, power generation, environmental, property development, waste management, infrastructure and government sectors.

As an excellent facilitator, she has led many controversial public participation projects with successful outcomes. She is an internationally certified trainer, and has presented the IAP2 certificate course in public participation in several countries in Africa with participants from across the globe.

Today she is one of a handful of certified trainers worldwide to present the Emotion, Outrage and Public Participation course, co-developed by Dr Peter Sandman and IAP2. She is a member and founding President of IAP2 Southern Africa.