About the author
Serena Jiwani is a global development enthusiast and an unwavering believer in the power of social good. Serena joined the UN Foundation in October 2015 as a Senior Communications Associate. In this role, she supports the global health and women and girls teams in sharing and communicating the great work of UN agencies and partners around the world. Serena graduated from Occidental College with a degree in Diplomacy and World Affairs and has worked in Uganda, Tajikistan, and India. Most recently, Serena backstopped maternal health and family planning programs for Jhpiego’s country offices in India and Nepal.