Joanna Kerr

Joanna Kerr

CEO ActionAid International

In June 2010, Joanna joined ActionAid, an international NGO working in over 40 countries, and is based in ActionAid’s South Africa office. Previous to that she worked at Oxfam Canada and was executive director of the Association of Women’s Rights in Development (AWID) where she transformed it into an international, feminist membership organization. She has extensive experience of international governance and strategic links to international network as well as many years of policy research experience focused on gender and economic reforms.