Rizwaan Akhtar

Conflict resolution, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
United States
Rizwaan Akhtar

Geographic experience



Experience as a coach (formal/informal)

7 years

Experience as a facilitator

12 years

UFacilitator stage


Rizwaan would be great at working collaboratively on projects in education, skill development, peacebuilding and conflict, and racial equity.


Environmental sustainability, Education, Skill development and employability, International development, Peace and conflict, Race equity


  • Appreciative inquiry, World Cafe, Art of Hosting, Design Thinking and Human-Centered Design, Liberating Structures, Scenario planning, SWOT analysis, RACI, Open Space Technology aka Open Space aka unconference
  • Good at facilitating the experiential learning cycle, debriefs
  • Intergroup dialogue facilitation (like Circle)
  • Lots of experience with identity-based work with people who identify as Muslim

Areas of development and learning

  • Design thinking
  • Systems thinking
  • Agile

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