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Jo Rodrigues

Gender Advisor
Jo is EWB’s Gender Advisor. She helps integrate gender considerations and sensitivities into EWB’s operations and programs and has built its gender framework. She’s also a conflict resolution trainer and coach for humanitarian aid and international development workers as well as a researcher. For 15 years she has worked for UN agencies, NGOs, civil society, governments and the private sector offering her expertise on the United Nations Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security, Gender Equality, addressing Sexual and Gender Based Violence, Conflict Resolution, and Inter-Cultural and Religious dialogue. She holds an MA in Peace Studies from the University of Bradford and has worked in India, Bangladesh, France, England, the United States of America and on projects in the Great Lakes region in Africa and Afghanistan. Jo is committed to empowering people with the tools they need to make an impactful and positive difference.