Kaitlin Hodge currently works as an Advisor on Explosive Ordnance Risk Education (EORE). She provides technical assistance and training to partners on EORE and supports the GICHD’s efforts to raise the profile of EORE globally. Kaitlin also serves as Secretary to the EORE Advisory Group.
Kaitlin initially joined the GICHD in November 2017 as Operations Directorate and Gender Officer. Prior to that, she coordinated a leadership initiative between the Geneva Centre for Security Policy and Center for Creative Leadership, consulted for a violence and crime prevention initiative of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in South Africa and was a Princeton in Africa Fellow for the World Food Programme in Malawi. Kaitlin has also held internships with several peacebuilding and human rights NGOs in the US, UK and Central Africa.
Kaitlin holds a Master's degree in comparative conflict analysis from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a Bachelor's degree in government and African studies from Smith College in the US.