Emily Nohner joined our staff in October, 2012 as Senior Project Coordinator working with Elizabeth Stites on the World Bank project, “Engaging Male Youth in Karamoja, Uganda”, and will be stationed in Uganda. Emily studied Peace and Conflict Resolution in Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania as a summer student with the School for International Training (SIT) and as an undergraduate, she earned the Presidential Truman Scholarship for her commitment to Public Service and as one of the 75 nationwide recipients participated in a summer leadership program in Washington, DC. She worked for Bread for the World Institute, a research and policy institute focusing on domestic and international hunger and poverty issues, and spent the summer of 2010 as Interim Program Director for the Northern Uganda Remembrance Project, a partnership between the US organization Collaborative Transitions Africa (CTA) and the African Youth Initiative Network (AYINET) in Lira, Uganda. She holds a B.A. in Political Science and minors in Human Rights and International Studies from the University of Dayton in Ohio and a Masters of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School.