Yvan SidlerYvan Sidler
Head of physical rehabilitation projects – Africa

Yvan Sidler is an experienced rehabilitation and disability specialist. He completed both a Physiotherapy and an Osteopathy degree in Geneva. Before embracing a humanitarian career, Yvan has been working both in the public and the private health sector, as a hospital physiotherapist and at his own practice during 15 years in Switzerland. His 10 years long humanitarian work experience includes strategic & financial planning, project management and emergency response in rehabilitation, surgical and psychosocial programs in natural disaster and post war contexts. Capacity building of service providers and support to Authorities is also part of Yvan’s expertise. Stimulating resilience and reaching inclusion of People with Disabilities in their community is the ultimate goal Yvan is following in rehabilitation. He is a concerned Disability Rights specialist and advocating for the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in developing countries. Contact Yvan