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Ásdís Ólafsdóttir

Online Communications Manager

Crisis Group Role

Ásdís Ólafsdóttir joined Crisis Group in February 2017. She is responsible for maintaning and strengthening Crisis Group’s online presence, particularly via its website and social media platforms, such as Twitter and Facebook

Professional Experience

Ásdís has previously worked as a specialist for the Icelandic National Committee of UN Women, communications officer for the EFTA Surveillance Authority and as personal assistant to a presidential candidate in Iceland. She began her career in media, both television and radio.

Ásdís holds an MA in International Relations from New York University and a BA in Philosophy from the University of Iceland. She speaks English and Icelandic.