Martin Vehrenberg is Deputy Managing Director of AGIAMONDO, based in Cologne. He is a member of the Advisory Board and is involved in the work projects on peace policy coherence in German Africa policy and on the German government’s civilian planning goals.
As Deputy Managing Director at AGIAMONDO, Martin Vehrenberg is responsible for the Ziviler Friedensdienst (ZFD – Civil Peace Service) as well as the areas of personnel placement on assignment, personnel recruitment, contracts and social security and the area of voluntary international services.
Since 1999, Martin Vehrenberg has helped shape the development of the ZFD as a state-civil society joint venture – within the Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Entwicklungshilfe (“Association for Development Aid”, AGEH) as the Catholic organization responsible for the ZFD and in the ZFD consortium. He represents the ZFD consortium on the steering committee of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Frieden und Entwicklung (” Working Group for Peace and Development”, FriEnt). He is a member of the German Justitia et Pax Commission’s Task Force “Umgang mit dem kolonialen Erbe” (“Dealing with the Colonial Legacy”).