Josiane El Khoury
Address: P.le Caduti di Via Fani 17
E-mail: [email protected]
Master MICRI: Communication for International Relations
IULM University, Milan 2012-2013
B.A. in Communications
John Cabot University, Rome 2006-2009
Italian high school diploma (Architecture and Design) 2001-2006
Istituto d'Arte Paolo Mercuri. Rome
June 2013-present Rome
Save the Children – Department of International Programs
Assisted the International Programs Communication Senior Officer.
Participated in the organization of the event for the re-launch of the Every One campaign and managed the contents.
Contributed to the editing of the Organization's annual report on maternal and child mortality as well as the annual closing report.
Designed Power -Points for internal and external presentations.
Managed the content of the Save the Children and Bulgari's (one of our major donor) annual report.
April 2012-June 2012 Paris
Executive Office of the Communication & Information sector of UNESCO
Assisted the Executive Office in the preparation of a set of archival databases.
Carried out research on matters pertaining to the program of the sector.
Volunteered to work with the core team organizing the UNESCO 2012 World Open Education Resources (OERs) Congress held in Paris in June 2012.
Assisted the communication team in the organization of the International Jazz day 2012.
Sept. 2011-March 2012 Paris
Assistant of the Permanent Delegate of Saint Lucia
UNESCO - Permanent Delegation of Saint Lucia
Involved in administrative procedures and meetings.
Participated in the 36th General Conference covering the Administrative/ Communication & Information Commissions.
Assisted at the admission of Palestine to UNESCO.
Attended the 187th - 188th and 189th Executive Boards.
Covered the Intergovernmental Council of UNESCO's International Program for the Development of Communication (IPDC).
Summer 2010 Rome
Assistant of the Editor in Chief
The Italian Insider
Wrote article for the online version of the newspaper.
Summer 2009 Beirut
Wrote articles, performed translations and research.
Assisted the preparation of fashion photo shoots.
Summer 2008 London
Television Journalist (Anchor for Sail, Power and Watersports Show)
Projects and Research
Master's thesis subject:
The role of corporate social responsibility in development: an analysis on the partnership between Save the Children & Bvlgari. How do current practices, in the field of corporate sustainability, contribute to the creation of a business value?
World Bank - iChange Competition
During the course of the master we worked with the World Bank to spread their campaign on climate change (Connect4Climate) worldwide.
IPS Scholarship 2013
Winner of a journalism contest in my class during the master.
Personal Skills and Competences
Italian mother tongue.
Fluent in English, French and Spanish.
Basic knowledge of Arabic.
Social skills and Competences
Positive and energetic attitude, with a strong determination to follow projects from start to finish, meeting the deadlines. Ability to work in a multicultural environment. Strong work ethic.
Language and translation skills from English/French/Spanish to Italian and from Italian to English
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office, Prezi, Adobe Lightroom and iMovie