Hawa Metz


Project and Grant Management Officer


Hawa is ICAN's Project and Grant Management Officer where she executes tasks related to resource mobilisation, small grants, logistical and operational support for ICAN events as well as offers support to partners' and governments'.  

She has worked on development projects in Africa and has developed and implemented projects/programmes. She has also worked on issues of human rights at the international and at the national level, worked on issues of peace, security and disarmament such as countering violent extremism, the elimination of small arms and light weapons as well as nuclear weapons disarmament. 

She holds a PRINCE2® certificate in Project Management from AXELOS Global Best Practice and a certificate in Humanitarian Response to Conflict and Disaster from the Harvard University. A diploma in Development Studies and Social Work from the Marist International University college a constituent college of the Catholic University of Eastern Africa, a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Peace and Conflict Studies from the African Nazarene University and a Masters of Arts Degree in International Relations from the Nottingham Trent University.