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Dina Ionesco

Head of the Migration, Environment and Climate Change; International Organization for Migration
Dina Ionesco is the Head of the Migration, Environment and Climate Change (MECC) Division at the International Organization for Migration (IOM). With more than 20 years of international work experience she oversees policies and programs related to migration, environment and climate change and coordinates IOM’s contributions to policy processes, such as the climate change negotiations and the Platform on Disaster Displacement. She is the co-author of the Atlas of Environmental Migration (2016). Dina was honored as part of the International Women's Day 2016, at the initiative of UNEP, the Geneva Environment Network and the Swiss Confederation. Dina previously worked for the OECD in Paris from 1998 to 2004 and as an independent consultant and writing coach.