External Relations Officer

Sharon OSEKU-FRAINIER

Sharon Oseku-Frainier joined the Ramsar Convention Secretariat in October 2014 as the Communications Officer, External Relations. Prior to joining Ramsar, she was at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), where she coordinated the day to day communication and outreach activities for the global initiative, The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB). From 2008 to 2012, she was a Fellow with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), where as a Training Associate of the Climate Change Programme, she focused on capacity building and knowledge sharing for groups such as media, researchers and policy actors from Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and the Pacific to address the impacts of climate change. She has also previously worked for UNEP-Biosafety Projects, UNAIDS,  the Council of Health Research for Development and MCL McCann-Erickson Uganda. Sharon holds a Master’s Degree in Management and Leadership from Webster University Geneva and a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication from Makerere University Kampala. 

Contact

Ramsar Secretariat
Rue Mauverney 28
CH-1196 Gland,
Switzerland

+41 22 999 0269
Secretary General
Martha ROJAS URREGO
+41 22 999 0170

Deputy Secretary General
Jonathan BARZDO
+41 22 999 0284

Director Resource Mobilization and Outreach
Jay ALDOUS
+41 22 999 0169

Senior Advisor for Africa
Paul OUÉDRAOGO
+41 22 999 0164

Senior Advisor for the Americas
María RIVERA
+41 22 999 0175

Senior Advisor for Europe
Tobias SALATHÉ
+41 22 999 0173

Documentation Officer
Edmund JENNINGS
+41 22 999 0365

Finance Officer
Sandra RÜCKER
+41 22 999 0280

Executive Assistant to the Secretary
Delphine BRÉMOND
+41 22 999 0395

External Relations Officer
Sharon OSEKU-FRAINIER
+41 22 999 0269

Communications Officer
Magdalena LUCZAK
+41 22 999 0309

Scientific and Technical Support Officer
Marcela BONELLS
+41 22 999 0182

Regional Officer for Africa
Rasamoelina RAKOTOMAMONJY
+41 22 999 0174

IT Officer
Manuel KERN
+41 22 999 0201

HR Business Partner
Maud PITOISET
+41 22 999 0109

Conference Assistant
Charlene KNOETZE
+41 22 999 0285

Administrative Communications Assistant
Veronique CHARLES
+41 22 999 0185

Administrative Assistant
Catherine LOETSCHER
+41 22 999 0279

Assistant Advisor for Africa
Marie JEANNE SENGHOR
+41 22 999 0172

Assistant Advisor for Asia-Oceania
Yaiphaba AKOIJAM
+41 22 999 0138

Assistant Advisor for the Americas
Pablo LÓPEZ GUIJOSA
+41 22 999 0145

Assistant Advisor for Europe
Kasia NIKRASZEWICZ
+41 22 999 0178