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Dr. Susan Bissell

Executive Director of the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children    

After working for several of UNICEF’s country programs, Ms. Bissell became the head of its Child Protection unit in 2009. In addition she contributed to UN programs and reports and took part in movie projects on child protection.

Ms. Bissell holds a degree in law, economics and international relations of Toronto University and a doctoral degree of Melbourne University. She was also awarded an honorary Professorship at Columbia University and received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.