Katryna Mahoney

Program Associate, Protection

Katryna Mahoney joined InterAction in May 2019 as Program Associate for Protection on the Humanitarian Policy and Practice Team. In this capacity, she primarily supports InterAction’s work to develop and promote Results-Based Protection.

Prior to joining InterAction, Katryna worked with the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) in Geneva – hosted by the UN Migration Agency – supporting the forum’s contribution to the Global Compact for Migration. She also led communications and advocacy efforts at Civitas Maxima, a Geneva-based legal representation of victims of war crimes and crimes against humanity. Katryna was a 2014 recipient of the prestigious Fulbright Fellowship to conduct ethnographic research in Morocco. She holds an MSc in Migration Studies from Oxford University, and BA in Anthropology & Sociology from Spelman College. Katryna counts herself fortunate to have traversed the world and is continuously inspired to create inclusive societies.