CV

Professional experience & other assignments

2016-current

Associate Communication Officer | Spokesperson
UNHCR Regional Representation for Northern Europe

2016

Regional Community Engagement and Accountability Coordinator
International Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies, Europe Regional Office

2014-2016

Communication Specialist & C4D Strategy Consultant
UNICEF Belize

2013

Communication and Resource Mobilization Consultant
UNICEF Nicaragua

2012

Communication Specialist Consultant
UNICEF Mozambique

Freelance writer & Photographer
Världshorisont Magazine of the United Nations Association in Sweden

Trainee, Human Rights Assistant, then Communication Consultant
International Development Cooperation section at the Swedish Embassy in Maputo, Mozambique

2011

Information Assistant
United Nations World Food Programme Nordic Office, Copenhagen, Denmark

Coordinator, Reporter, Event Organisation Support
United Nations Association of Spain, Barcelona, Spain

Fundraising and Information Campaigning Volunteer
UNICEF España, Barcelona, Spain

Board Member, Social Media and Website Manager
United Nations Association of Malmö, Malmö, Sweden

2010

Independent Project Manager and Photographer for Fundraising Photo Exhibition
UN Association of Sweden, UNICEF, Cultural Department of Malmö City, Sweden

Volunteer
El Shaddai Street Child Rescue Center, Assagao, India

Web Designer and Internet Communications Manager
Educational and Cultural project for Comenius Lifelong learning programme

2008

Representative of Sweden at the World Expo 2008 in Zaragoza, Spain.
The Swedish Trade Council in Spain, Madrid, Spain.

Sound Engineer & Event Planner
Academia de Teatro Entre2Clowns, Lima, Peru

2005-2007

Lifeguard and Activity Leader for vulnerable children and youth
Rosengårdsbadet, Malmö, Sweden

Education & Training

University:

Malmö University, Malmö, Sweden
MSc International Relations
: Global Political Studies joint Programme in International Relations, Human Rights and Peace & Conflict studies. Master Thesis research conducted in Israel and Palestine.

Yunnan University, Kunming, China
Chinese language and culture

Lund University, Lund, Sweden
B.Sc. Social Psychology: Intercultural Communication, Conflict Management

European Universities Consortium, Sopot, Poland
European Preventive Diplomacy, Conflict Resolution.

Warsaw School of Social Psychology, Warsaw, Poland
Psychology, Cultural Adaptation, Conflict resolution, Influence, Persuasion
Arabic, Spanish, Statistics

Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Psychology: Social Psychology, Cultural psychology, Personality theory and research, Psychology of children and development
Basic Law

College:

S:t Petri Gymnasium, Malmö, Sweden
Social sciences – Journalism

Other:

United Nations Department of Safety and Security
Advanced Security in the field, Basic Security in the field II, Security Awareness in the workspace

World Food Programme
Preparing for Emergencies

UN Association of Spain, Barcelona, Spain
Training and workshops in Human Rights, the UN System and MUN procedure

International Schools, Barcelona, Spain
Advanced Business Spanish Programme

Torun Driving Academy, Torun, Poland
Certificate in Safe & Defensive driving

Other skills

Computer knowledge:

Windows, Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop CS6, HTML, SPSS, Siebel/Kana, Lotus Notes, Citrix, WordPress, RedDot, CMS.

Language knowledge:

Swedish, Polish – Mother tongue
English, Spanish – Fluent (C2)
Danish, Norwegian, Portuguese – Intermediate

Cambridge Advanced English certificate – Grade A
Basic language courses in Arabic, Chinese and German

Driver’s license:

B1, International Driver’s Licence – extensive international driving experience.

Work/Research experience:

Hungary, Greece, Turkey, Macedonia, Belize, Nicaragua, Mozambique, Denmark, Spain, India, Israel, Palestine, Sweden, China, Peru, Bolivia, Poland

 Official photography assignments for:

UNICEF, WFP, UNDP, UNFPA, Swedish Embassy in Maputo, Världshorisont Magazine, Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs etc.