Natalie Lundgren joined Human Rights Watch as Development and Outreach Manager in 2018. She focuses on the development of the fundraising strategy and the organization of cultivation and outreach events on the French market.
Natalie started her career as an international project manager focusing on strategic communications and the design and launch of complex international programs with a positive social impact on a global scale within the WISE initiative, the World Innovation Summit for Education. In parallel she managed the strategic partnerships for the initiative, managed the overall production of the thought leadership and research stream, organized collaborative side events and the annual WISE Summit.
Prior to WISE, Natalie worked on the organization of other international communication initiatives and forums including the OECD Forum in Paris and the European Development Days, co-organized with the Swedish EU presidency and the European Commission in Stockholm in 2009.
Natalie holds a master’s degree in European Studies from the London School of Economics, a bachelor’s degree in European Studies from King's College London and the International Program Diploma from Sciences Po Paris.