Caridad Machín Camacho is a professional with over 17 years of management experience. After her university education in English and French Language, Literature and Translation she studied at Institute of Social Studies (ISS) in The Hague and in 1998 started at IRC where she worked as project manager of the IRC Newsletter Source (English, French and Spanish) as well as editorial officer and responsible for the updates of the IRC Spanish and French home pages until 2011. She is currently working on Regional Programmes for West Africa and at the Communication IRC Team and sector learning and she also manages News services in French and websites.
During her work at IRC she also developed skills that cover capacities as coordinator for agreements, as editor and manager of news services in the Water and Sanitation sector and as translator and interpreter in English and French into Spanish as well as extensive experience in analysing documents, facilitating and assisting projects.
At the same time she continued working at the University in Delft (VU Delft) as a Spanish teacher for more than eight years.
She has also worked on hygiene promotion and behavior change and gender and water. In addition, She has been contributing to the development of ‘process documentation’ (videos and Interviewing) and has (co)authored publications and guidelines and developed and facilitated training courses together with IRC’s partners.