Originally from Guinea-Bissau, Fumy has been working for VEGB since the beginning. She ensures that all projects for VEGB are well-carried out in Guinea-Bissau. She has worked in Tourism in Guinea-Bissau and as consultant in Brazil. Fumy has an Executive MBA in Project Management and a degree in Tourism from Brazil.
Bacar is project Coordinator for VEGB. He is in charge of educational programs in Bissau.
Barbosa started working with us in 2011. He coordinates all projects from the North region of Guinea-Bissau (included the Islands)
Carlita works with us as treasurer for our team in Bissau. She has a degree in accountancy.
Ely joined VEGB 2 years ago from her country in Venezuela. Now residing in Spain, she is our main coordinator in Spain. She makes connections with other local agencies for the purposes of partnerships and helps to find volunteers.
Diamantina is our International Student Coordinator. She is in charge of student programs and services, delivering comprehensive support to guinean students attending Universities or Professional Schools from Portugal. She helps with basic issues, matters of immigration compliance
Some of her tasks include:
– Serve as a liaison with Guinean families /Portuguese Schools and Immigration Service regarding the enrollment of students from Guine-Bissau. She helps also with personal matters related to proper placement, progress, and overall success of guinean students
– Provide comprehensive orientation and advising services for international students (academic, immigration, registration, etc.)