27 February 2020


Anna Backmann

Anna Backmann

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Anna is currently Project Manager of SymbioCity Kenya and also Component Leader for Local Governance Development in Iraq.

Since 2005 Anna has held a range of positions at SKL International; as planner of operations, financial controller of the Municipal Partnership programme, backstopping several projects and managing projects in eg Iraq, Indonesia and South Africa.

Based long term in South Africa Anna managed the partnership between LGAs in Sweden, South Africa, Botswana and Namibia. In her role as project manager she has also managed the SymbioCity Kenya programme since 2015.

Professional profile

Anna has been with SKL International since 2005 and has held positions such as controller and planner of operations, providing backstopping to selected projects and training programmes, as well as Project Manager.

As Project Manager Anna has focused on Urban and institutional development in Iraq, Indonesia, Kenya as well as Botswana, Namibia and South Africa.

Anna’s background is mainly from the world of culture and media and her approach is hand-on and practical.

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SKL International

SKL International is a company, owned by the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR). We focus on the development of well-functioning local and regional administrations.