Organisation: United Nations Ofice of the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs United
Role: Inter Agency Standing Committee IASC Gender Adviser
I have worked in community development work for over 20 years; I have experience in refugees and internally displaced persons. I have worked in West Africa, namely Liberia, Sierra Leone and in Sudan and Thailand.
Currently I am working as a Gender Adviser, seconded to United Nations by the Interagency Standing Committee in cooperation with the Norwegian Refugee Council.
I am based in Nairobi and working in Somalia.
My main focus is gender mainstreaming.
Interests: Working with disadvantaged communities , reading and researching