Emily Kenney

Justice Consultant, UN Women
Beverly, MA

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France France 2006


Emily Kenney is the Transitional Justice Policy Specialist for UN Women’s Peace and Security section, where she provides technical advice and strategic guidance in the area of women’s access to justice in conflict and post-conflict countries. Previously, she was a researcher in UN Women’s secretariat for the Global Study on the implementation of UN Security Council resolution 1325. She has also worked at the Open Society Justice Initiative, the International Center for Transitional Justice, and the International Criminal Court. Emily holds a J.D. from NYU School of Law, M.Phil from the University of Cape Town (Justice & Transformation Studies), and a B.A. from Tufts University (International Relations, German Studies).

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