About Sigrid Gruener
Sigrid Gruener is Programme Director at the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation with a focus on Peacebuilding, Inclusivity and Human Rights and heads the Foundation’s Office in New York.
In total Sigrid has over 20 years of experience working as a practitioner, trainer, and researcher in the field of development, peacebuilding, and conflict transformation. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked with diverse civil society organisations and as an implementing partner to the UN in Iraq, Jordan, Palestine, Timor Leste, Panama, and the U.S.
Sigrid holds a Master of International Affairs from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and a Bachelor of Arts from American University’s School of International Service in Washington D.C.