Doreen Akiyo Yomoah
Communications and Research Consultant
Doreen joined UNRISD in April 2015 as the Development Communications Consultant to support the Linking Social Protection and Human Rights platform. Prior to this, she was living and writing in Dakar. She has written for The Atlantic, The Guardian, NPR, and the Women's Media Center.
Doreen has a Bachelor's degree from Michigan State University and a Master's in peace studies from the University of Bradford. Her main areas of interest are human rights, gender mainstreaming, and development.