UN Women Representative to Kazakhstan

Elaine M. Conkievich, UN Women Representative to Kazakhstan. Photo: UN Women/Vladimir Amangaliyev

Elaine M. Conkievich is a senior international development professional with over 20 years of experience working with the UN, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) and international NGOs.

Her professional experiences include working in Kosovo, Tajikistan, Armenia, Austria, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Switzerland, Latvia, and Germany.

An expert in political analysis, policy, legislative and electoral reform, human rights and rule of law, gender mainstreaming, democratic institution building, good governance, anti-corruption, aid coordination, conflict resolution, and preventive diplomacy, Elaine is fluent in English, German and Russian.