Former Collaborating Researcher
Ruby Johnson was collaborating with UNRISD on the Think Piece Series “Let's Talk about Women's Rights: 20 Years after the Beijing Platform for Action”. She wrote a think piece with the title "20 Years of Mobilization: The Role of Young Feminists".
At the time of this collaboration, Ruby Johnson was the Co-Director of FRIDA, The Young Feminist Fund, the only fund dedicated exclusively to resourcing young feminist organizations worldwide. Prior to joining FRIDA, Ruby worked with UN Women Cambodia in the area of governance and women’s human rights, supporting young Cambodian women’s leadership and advocacy. Ruby has also worked with the Fred Hollows Foundation, and Amnesty International and in indigenous communities in Australia and Mexico. She has a B.A. in International Studies from the University of New South Wales, Australia, and a M.A. in Participatory Development and Applied Anthropology in Gender from Australian National University.