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Inès Issa

Junior Programme Officer


Inès Issa joined the GICHD in January 2021 as Junior Programme Officer with the Gender and Mine Action Programme (GMAP). Her role is to support GMAP’s Gender and Diversity and Explosive Ordnance Risk Education teams in project cycle management and research projects, assisting in preparation of workshops and conferences, and contributing to the preparation of policy guidelines, toolkits, training material and case studies.

Prior to joining the GICHD, Inès Issa completed several internships, such as at the United Nations Support Office in Somalia (UNSOS) in Nairobi and at the Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund (GCERF) in Geneva.

Inès Issa holds a Master’s degree in African Studies with a specialisation in “States, Societies and Development” from the University of Geneva and a Bachelor’s degree in Modern Languages (English and Spanish) applied to Economic and Law from the University of Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris 3.

Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD)
Gender and mine action
Working languages
French, English, and Spanish
Active in mine action topics
Gender and diversity
Risk education