Ms. Dagmar Schumacher
Ms. Dagmar Schumacher is the Director of the Brussels office of the UN Entity for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (UN Women). The office in Brussels is responsible for liaising with EU institutions on joint advocacy, policy dialogue and joint programming. Prior to joining UN Women, Ms. Schumacher worked at the Headquarters of the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme in Bonn as Chief of the Partnerships Section. From 1998 – 2002 she was working with UNDP in Hanoi, heading the Poverty and Social Development Unit. Prior to that she was working with the United Nations in Latin America and New York. Ms. Schumacher is a German citizen. She holds a Master Degree from Kiel University.
Head of Office, UN Women