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Founded by Roshan Khadivi, ...
Founded by Roshan Khadivi, Citizen Global is based in New York.
has worked as a spokeswoman, writer, media officer, social media and art exhibitions coordinator, field producer, and special advisor in the United States, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Cameroon, Chad, Ukraine, Uganda, Liberia, and the Democratic Republic of Congo, amongst other places. ?
Prior to Citizen Global, Roshan was with the office of the UN Assistant Secretary-General in New York covering the UN Peacebuilding Support.
She has also worked with UNICEF and partners on specific sectors focusing on Education, Child Protection, Health and Nutrition, Water and Environmental Sanitation, and Women's issues in New York, Haiti, Afghanistan, Sudan, Tunisia, Libya, Myanmar, and many other places.
Before her UN assignments, Roshan worked in Tajikistan as the Country Director for Internews Network.
In this capacity, she
coordinated activities to support media outlets in Central Asia. ?
I met Roshan
in 2010 in Port-au-Prince.
enourmous support and inputs were critical in our coverage of Haiti and follow up stories.
is well informed about global issues and a pleasure to work with.
To this day, I continue to rely on her
is a creative person and a real connector with a wide network.
I recommend her
highly to any organization.
I worked with Roshan when she was heading up Internews' programming in Tajikistan.
programs to a new level of excellence in a challenging environment.
raised the profile of Internews
in Tajikistan through extensive promotion and communication, forging new partnerships and collaborations.
worked at a time in which Internews
was experiencing rapid growth and she
managed it thoughtfully.
Chulho HyunCommunication Specialist, Change Management Office UNICEF New York
I have had the pleasure of working closely with Roshan in her various capacities in Afghanistan (IRIN and UNICEF), Uganda (UNICEF) and New York (UNICEF and PBSO).
In every instance, she
has produced work of the highest quality, demonstrating both diligence and dedication to the issues concerned.
Roshan's natural ability to infuse an affirmative, energetic and people-oriented approach into her
work makes her
I am convinced that this quality enables her
to bring the working team together, and I hold that in particularly high regard.
I recommend Roshan
:: World Family Organization :: Mobilizing for Action ::
We're moving forward but it's going to take some time; this is a long process," Roshan Khadivi, a spokeswoman for UNICEF in Port-au-Prince, told the UN News Centre.
"For teenagers, it's easy for them to describe where they lived, but for babies it is much more difficult," Ms. Khadivi
An older child can speak but babies can become victims," Ms. Khadivi
This is an issue raised at the highest level in the Haitian Government, with our partners and with the international community," said Ms. Khadivi
"We are sending a message to the international community that while some adoptions have already been approved, we are asking everyone to hold off and let us register these children, and - if possible - to connect them with their communities," Ms. Khadivi
"There are families who are afraid of sending kids to school because they're afraid there will be another quake," Ms. Khadivi
said that she
hoped the return to school, along with an immunization programme UNICEF
planned to launch this week against measles, diphtheria and tetanus, would give families a greater sense of normalcy.
"What I find amazing," Ms. Khadivi
said, "[is that] people are shaken, but we have come across people who have not lost hope.
They are working.
Roshan Khadivi explains how the ...
Roshan Khadivi explains how the Healthy School Initiative provides Afghan children with safe places to play.
Description: UNICEF Afghanistan Communication Officer Roshan Khadivi speaks with UNICEF Radio about the Days of Peace underway in the country, and the impact they will have on the lives of children, 1.3 of whom will now be immunized.
Afghanistan News February 26, 2007
"According to the Ministry of Education's regulations, primary schools should be located no more than 3 km from a village," explains UNICEF External Relations Officer Roshan Khadivi.
"However, there are still many areas that do not have schools within [that] radius - and even this specific distance has been identified as too long for a child of primary school age to commute, especially for girls.
"If parents do not think that their children will be safe in or en route to school, they will keep their children at home," adds Ms. Khadivi
Uganda | Peace One Day
Check out this gallery of shots from a recent trip to Kampala, Uganda underaken by Peace One Day advisor, Roshan Khadivi.
In the trip she met with a range of UN bodies, ministers, NGOs and other organisations to encourage commitment on Peace Day across the country.