Julia Canney

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Julia Canney is a Senior Program Assistant for the Gender, Women and Democracy Team at the National Democratic Institute (NDI) in Washington, DC, where she works on programs promoting women's political participation across the globe. A 2016 graduate of the College of William & Mary, Julia earned her MSc Human Rights at University College Dublin, where she focused her studies on gender, security, and peace building. While in Dublin, Julia worked as an intern for ActionAid Ireland's women's rights program, and as a researcher with the Justice for Magdalenes Research group. During her Pulitzer Center fellowship, she will be traveling to Northern Ireland to report on the experiences of women peacemakers during The Troubles.

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018