Johanna Seidl

Coordinator Citizenship

JohannaJohanna Seidl coordinates IRRI’s citizenship and statelessness work in East Africa and is responsible for IRRI’s resource mobilization. She started working with refugees and asylum seekers in 2012 and holds a M.Sc. International Relations and Development – Global Refugee Studies. Prior to joining IRRI, Johanna worked as Regional Advocacy and Communication Officer, supporting projects combatting gender-based violence, promoting women’s access to justice, and to curtail trafficking of women in the Horn of Africa. Additionally, she worked on strengthening civic actors in Sudan and as a consultant for resource mobilization for organisations in Sudan, Somalia and Uganda.