Nadia joins us from OCHA with over 20 years’ experience in the UN system in humanitarian action, development, and peacekeeping operations, spanning Asia and the Pacific, West and Central Africa, the Caribbean, as well as in HQs (Geneva and New York). She has held several management positions, including in her latest role as Section Chief a.i. for Central Africa and the Great Lakes region (OCHA New York); Section Chief a.i. for Asia and the Pacific (OCHA NY) and as Head of the Resident Coordinator’s Office in Timor-Leste. Prior to that, Nadia worked in various capacities for the Department of Public Information, the Office of the Director-General of the UN in Geneva and DPKO. Of mixed ethnicity and nationalities (Egypt, France, U.K.), Nadia holds a Master of Law in European and International Law as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Criminal Science. Both degrees are from the University of Montpellier in France.