Lukas Svatek

Programme Specialist


Based in: Regional Hub for Europe and CIS

From: Czech Republic flag of the Czech Republic

Studied at: University of Economics, Prague; University of International Business and Economics, Beijing

Languages: Czech, English, Chinese



Hi, I'm Lukas Svatek. My main areas of expertise are:

1. Development Cooperation

2. Project Management

3. Strategic Planning


My work

I manage the Czech-UNDP Trust fund as part of the New Partnerships and Emerging Donors Team. My work is to manage projects and activities financed by the Fund and to facilitate the sharing of Czech expertise and know-how in the region.

Before joining UNDP I worked for the Czech Development Agency in Prague as project manager for agriculture and forestry. Previously I also worked 6 months for the Delegation of the European Union to China in Beijing, supporting ongoing projects aimed at the development of mutual trade and investment cooperation.


Some achievements  

In 2015 Substantially contributed to drafting the Development cooperation strategy between the Czech Republic and Ethiopia in the Agriculture Sector.

In 2016 Provided substantial inputs for the preparation of the new Development Cooperation strategy of the Czech Republic.


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