Kristina has been working for 6 years in the humanitarian and development aid sector, primarily in programme and grant management and with a focus on promoting women and girls’ rights and gender equality. With a master’s in human rights law, she was worked in international and national NGOs to manage funds to communities affected by natural hazards, conflict, and insecurity. Currently living in London, she has worked in Switzerland, Colombia, the DRC, and others, and speaks French, English, and Spanish. Born in Kenya, she has a passion for local, grassroots women’s organisations who are changing the lives of girls and women.