Anna Innocenti joined the GICHD in January 2018. As the Result-based Management and Country Programs Coordinator, she is responsible for coordinating the implementation of the Result-based Management system within the GICHD. She also serves as coordinator for the Country Program for Colombia, ensuring overall programming coherence and implementation coordination across the divisions.
Prior to joining the GICHD, Anna Innocenti worked for the UN Peacekeeping Mission in Haiti as Programme Manager for the Human Rights Unit. She had worked previously as International Advocate for the Human Rights House Foundation in Geneva, where she was responsible for coordinating all activities of engagement with the United Nations human rights mechanisms for Eastern Europe, North Caucasus and Western Balkans. She also directed projects for the Swiss NGO European United for Informed Action (EUFORIA) and for the Dutch NGO Global Human Rights Defence (GHRD), where she was responsible for designing and managing project interventions in South Asia and Europe, in the areas of protection of minority rights, migration and human trafficking.
Anna Innocenti holds a Bachelor in Law from the Catholic University of Milan and a Master degree in European Project Management from the CeQ Consorzio Euroqualita’ of Turin.