Vera Dakova

Program Officer

Civil Society


Vera Dakova is a London-based program officer overseeing country-specific grantmaking in Bulgaria and Romania and regional grantmaking in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). Prior to joining Mott in 2005, Dakova worked as a consultant, evaluator, researcher, and trainer for donor organizations and nongovernmental organizations throughout CEE and the former Soviet Union, including the Charities Aid and King Baudouin foundations. During those eight years, she also served as a consultant to Mott. Dakova holds a bachelor’s degree in Bulgarian Philology from Sofia University and a master’s degree in Global Development Management from the Open University in the United Kingdom.

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Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
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United Kingdom

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