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Dr. Antje Ilberg
Urban Policy, Governance and Affordable Housing Development Adviser , Government; International consulting
Kigali, Rwanda
Urban planning, policy and governance expert with technical and field experience in the areas of urban design, low cost housing, sustainable low cost infrastructure, and urban governance gained from working for National and local governments, donors, and from private practice, including in highly volatile countries
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Area of Expertise:
  • Capacity Building, Training, Advocacy, Political
  • Environment, Climate, Energy, Water, Sanitation
  • Government/Governance, Reforms
  • Human Rights, Law, Migration, Conflicts, Justice
  • Monitoring, Evaluation, Policy, Research, Analysis
Professional Experience:
Since 2013:
- International Expert and Senior Adviser at the Ministry of Infrastructure in Rwanda in support of the Urban Planning, Human Settlement and Housing Division
- Direct adviser to the previous Minister of Infrastructure (Feb 2013- July 2014) in Urban Planning and Housing Development ;
- Built-up and operationalized the Urban Planning, Human Settlement and Housing Division at MININFRA, and the Urbanization Sector including its sector strategy;
- Acting Head of Division of Urban Planning, Human Settlement and Housing Division responsible for all conceptual, technical, administrative and human resource operations (Jan 2013-March 2014);
- Since recruitment of National Head of Division, supporting the managerial and institutional capacities of the Urban Development, Human Settlement and Housing Division at MININFRA; adviser

Since 2012
Urban Planning and Policy Consultant, e.g. CAHF, Dutch Government, UN-HABITAT, GIZ, IGC, RISD, SIPU International, GOPA and GFA Consulting Group

- Worked for GIZ in the Malawi German Democratic Decentralization Program with the objective to improve urban service delivery, reduce informal urban growth, and support the effectiveness of Malawi’s physical planning and land administration system to respond to rapid urbanization.

Worked for GIZ and supported the decentralization process in Rwanda by providing urban planning assistance to the Kigali City Administration.
- Held advisory functions in the city’s urban planning department, with cross cutting functions at the public infrastructure department, public inspection department and social welfare.

Co-owner of Seidel-Ilberg-Architects-Planners in Germany with practice in architectural and urban design assignments and projects

STEG Urban Development Company, Germany, Urban Masterplan for Inner City of Halle/Sa, Germany

Dinkel & Herbstritt Architecture Company, Architect

Dresden University of Technology, Assistant lecturer and researcher

Doctorate Urban Planning & Policy
MA Urban Design
MSC (equiv.) Architecture
Affiliations and Achievements:
Three Urban planning awards;
1st prize winner in an architectural competition;
Founding Board member of NGO "Kigali City Arts";
Voluntary engagement in several conference and publication review panels

Available for:
  • Consulting assignments
  • Job opportunities
  • Being headhunted – make me an offer

    Years of Experience:
    15-20 years
    Highest Qualification:
    English, French, Russian, German
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