Consultant with 8 years of experience in international development and human rights, focusing on women’s rights and gender equality. Rebecca has significant experience working with INGOs such as the Aga Khan Foundation, Heartland Alliance International, Mercy Corps, Search for Common Ground, Women Thrive Alliance, and Yunus Social Business. Rebecca’s country experience includes Afghanistan, Albania, Côte d’Ivoire, Nigeria, Senegal, Tajikistan and Tanzania, in addition to remotely supporting other organizations around the world.
Areas of Expertise:
Thematic areas of expertise include violence against women and girls; social norm change; child, early and forced marriage; sexual and reproductive health and rights; women’s economic empowerment; female genital mutilation/ cutting; girls’ education; human trafficking and slavery; LGBT rights. Skills include program development and management; proposal development; advocacy and communications; gender equality strategy development; training preparation and facilitation; research and writing.