Deputy Country Representatitve of the UN Women Tanzania Country OFfice and former Country Programme Manager for the UN Women China Office
Ms. Julie Broussard is the Deputy Country Representative of the UN Women Tanzania Country Office. She previously served as the Country Programme Manager for the UN Women office in China. Before coming to UN Women, she also worked for UNFPA and UNESCO, and served as an International UN Volunteer. Her professional experience also includes a short-term consultancy for the World Bank and serving as a project officer for a small international NGO.
Ms. Broussard has a wide variety of development program experience, including programs addressing education, rural poverty alleviation, gender & corporate social responsibility, gender dimensions of climate change and natural disasters, eliminating gender-based violence, women’s economic empowerment, and women’s political participation and leadership. She also has extensive UN coordination experience.
Ms. Broussard received her MPA from the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana Univeristy and her EdD from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. She has moved to Tanzania with her husband and two daughters.