I am the programme associate in the UNICEF OOI, ventures team.
Where you’re from and where you are now?
I am originally from Iran and am living in Stockholm at the moment.
What has been your biggest success in your role at UNICEF?
I think I can identify my biggest achievement as part of the SD team is receiving 2020 and 2021 staff awards for response to the outbreak of the pandemic and the emergency response to the global impact of COVID-19 which was the Supply Division’s priority in 2020.
What you were doing before joining UNICEF?
Prior to joining UNICEF, I worked with labor kids, the most vulnerable and disadvantaged children in Iran.
What was your dream job when you were a child?
My first childhood dream was to be an astronaut when I was about five and by the age of ten, I wanted to be a pilot.