Head of Advocacy & Child Rights, UNICEF Austria
***Participant of the Ashoka Visionary Program (CEE) 2022/2023***
Corinna Geissler is passionate about social change based on child rights brought into practice. In her position as head of advocacy & child rights at UNICEF Austria she oversees programs like “Child-friendly Communities” and “Child Rights Schools” in Austria, the organization’s advocacy work & campaigns with the participation of children & youth as well as initiatives for the protection of refugee children.
Corinna Geissler has professional experience in the areas of child rights & human rights,
migration, democracy, participation and civic engagement as well as international relations. She
has studied and lived in Vienna, Paris, Brussels and Tbilisi, Georgia.
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