• Evaluator

Dirk Hoffmann

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Dirk Hoffmann joined DEval in November 2019. Currently he is part of the ECD Team and focuses on implementing the FOCELAC project. Before joining DEval, he worked numerous years in development cooperation including as a consultant, advisor, CIM expert, and GIZ staff. He obtained his first degree in Latin American Studies from the Free University of Berlin and his master’s degree in Environmental Science from the Humboldt University of Berlin. His expertise encompasses climate change adaptation, protected area management and international climate policy. He is author of numerous publications on climate change and editor of Klimablog „Climate Change in Bolivia“, www.cambioclimatico-bolivia.org).

Key qualifications

Thematic focus

Climate change mitigation and adaptation,

protected areas,


sustainable development/SDGs

Methodological focus

Evaluation Capacity Development (ECD)

Evaluations, assessments and studies in the context of international development cooperation

Regional focus

Africa: Mali, Uganda

Asia: Vietnam, Nepal, Afghanistan

Latin America: Bolivien, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Costa Rica, Brasil, Chile

Selected Publications

Noltze, M.; Köngeter, A.; Römling, C. and D. Hoffmann (2021), “Monitoring, evaluation and learning for climate risk management”, OECD Development Co[1]operation Working Paper No 92, OECD Publishing, Paris

Beauchamp, E, Hoffmann, D, D´Errico, S, Lucks, D and El-Saddik, K (2020). The climate crisis: four ways evaluations can strengthen policymaking. IIED, London. pubs.iied.org/17761IIED [Link].

Hoffmann, D. & C. Requena (2017b): Ecología y sociedad en Bolivia. Políticas públicas en el Estado Plurinacional: El discurso de la Madre Tierra y el Vivir Bien. In: González Ortega, N. (Hrsg.): BOLIVIA EN EL SIGLO XXI. Trayectorias históricas y proyecciones políticas, económicas y socioculturales.

Hoffmann, D. & C. Requena (2017a): Escenarios sociopolíticos frente al cambio climático en el Altiplano boliviano. In: Postigo, J. & Young: Perspectivas Socio-Ecológicas sobre Cambios Globales en América Latina. IEP, Lima, Peru.

Hoffmann, D. (2015): Navegando futuro. Dos experiencias de adaptación al cambio climático en Bolivia. Fundación Friedrich Ebert (FES), La Paz, Bolivien.

Hoffmann, D. & C. Requena (2012): Bolivia en un mundo 4 grados más caliente. Escenarios sociopolíticos ante el cambio climático para los años 2030 y 2060 en el altiplano norte. Fundación PIEB and Bolivian Mountain Institute, La Paz, 168 pp.

Hoffmann, D. & A. Krumsiek (2012): Cumbres – Costa: Desarrollando Conciencia y Resiliencia frente al Cambio Climático en cuencas de Ancash y Piura, Perú. Reporte de la evaluación final del proyecto, TMI-Andes and USAID Peru, published in digital format. [LINK]

Hoffmann, D. (2012). Participatory Glacier Lake Monitoring in Apolobamba Protected Area. A Bolivian Experience. In: “Journal for Sustainability Education”, 19 de marzo de 2012. [LINK]

Hoffmann, D., Oetting, I., Arnillas, C. A. & Ulloa, R. 2011. Climate Change and Protected Areas in the Tropical Andes. In: Herzog, S. K., Martínes, R., Joergensen, P. M. & Tiessen, H. (eds.) Climate Change and Biodiversity in the Tropical Andes. Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) Scientific Committee on Problems of the Envrionment (SCOPE).


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Dirk Hoffmann


Phone: +49 (0)228 336907-997

E-mail: dirk.hoffmann@DEval.org

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