Inemarie Dekker

svikaworks supports people achieving social impact, in the Netherlands and in Africa. [svika] means development in Shona, a major language in Zimbabwe. It was established by Inemarie Dekker in 2011: “I wish to see a more just and fairer world. That is why I am working for international development, in the Netherlands and in Africa. As […]


As a freelancer in development cooperation working on social impact, I worked on projects, ranging from Workshop & Training to Storytelling & Content writing, and from Gender & SRHR to Sports for Development. See the overview below: Track record Projects Work activities Storytelling & Content writing Co-develop projects or programmes Workshops & Training Mobilise financial resources […]


What people are saying about Inemarie and the way she works: “She makes it happen: from idea to implementation.” “Inemarie is a valuable sparring partner with a critical view. She is solution-oriented, entrepreneurial, connecting, loyal and dedicated.” “In a team Inemarie is responsive, complementing as well as critical.” An engineer with a keen eye for […]

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  • Communicate your story

    A great story will support your work! Communication is everything if you want to enthusiasm readers, engage and activate them. Also when the readers are your colleagues (and the text for internal use). As an expert in social impact communications I can help you writing stories and content, like blog posts for publicity, one-pagers for […]

  • Focus on your goals

    Are you working on social impact? Sometimes you need a hand going back to your goals, finding the best strategies and keeping the right focus. As a freelancer on social impact I can help you to co-develop a Theory of Change. Which problem do you solve? What are your best strategies for social change? And […]

  • Develop your project

    Are you in need of expertise to build your programme? Or you need a pair of extra hands implementing projects? As a freelancer Gender & SRHR and in Sport Development, I can help you to focus on your goals, finding the best strategies with it, mobilising financial resources and implement projects. For example, I developed […]