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Kathleen Sullivan

Communication Specialist

Kathleen joined the UNICEF Office of Research – Innocenti in 2017 as a communication specialist. In collaboration with researchers and colleagues, she develops, writes, produces, and coordinates all forms of research-based media content for the Innocenti website and other distribution channels. Previously, she worked for UNESCO in Bangkok on digital strategy, communication, and design for projects related to gender equality and education in the Asia-Pacific region. Prior to joining UNESCO, Kathleen worked at the IEA in Paris as an online communications specialist. Having started her career as an editor and multimedia journalist in Washington, D.C., Kathleen has more than ten years of experience in digital media and communication strategy. Kathleen has a Master's degree from Georgetown University in Communication, Culture, and Technology, with a focus on international relations from the Graduate Institute in Geneva, and a Bachelor's degree in journalism.

Blogs

Parental Leave Limbo: Childcare Challenges and the Potential for Policy Progress
Blog Blog

Parental Leave Limbo: Childcare Challenges and the Potential for Policy Progress

As I transition back to work after six months of maternity leave, I can’t believe my timing during the launch of a major new UNICEF report Where Do Rich Countries Stand on Childcare? Published by UNICEF’s Office of Research – Innocenti, where I work, the report ranks countries across the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the European Union (EU) based on their national childcare and parental leave policies. 
Child’s Play: A Journey into The Jungle Shines a Light on the Lives of Migrant Children
Blog Blog

Child’s Play: A Journey into The Jungle Shines a Light on the Lives of Migrant Children

The lights dimmed and the theatre hushed. Spotlights swirled in the dark from one person popping up out of the darkness to the next as a late-night emergency meeting of refugees unfolded in front of us. I was at the Playhouse Theatre in London and then I was transported somewhere else...

Podcasts

The Role of Research on Migration: Insights on Migrants’ Experiences with Bina D'Costa
Podcast Podcast

The Role of Research on Migration: Insights on Migrants’ Experiences with Bina D'Costa

Uncovering An #UnfairStart: An Interview with UNICEF Report Card 15 authors on Education Inequality
Podcast Podcast

Uncovering An #UnfairStart: An Interview with UNICEF Report Card 15 authors on Education Inequality

#HEARMETOO: UNICEF Research on Gender-Based Violence for #16Days of Activism
Podcast Podcast

#HEARMETOO: UNICEF Research on Gender-Based Violence for #16Days of Activism

Videos

UNICEF Innocenti's Children & COVID-19 Research Library
Video Video

UNICEF Innocenti's Children & COVID-19 Research Library