A former newspaper reporter, Rosemarie has more than 13 years’ experience in emergency, humanitarian and social change communications in Africa, Asia and the Pacific. She has a Master’s degree from the University of Auckland in political studies and a graduate diploma in journalism.
As part of the IDMC communications team, she helps produce the regular Internal Displacement Update. Before joining IDMC, Rosemarie worked for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in South Asia and on a rescue ship in the Mediterranean.
She is fluent in English and German and speaks good Swedish.