Communications

Sian Bowen

Head of Department


Sian provides strategic communications direction to position IDMC and internal displacement in global media and public fora, including the launch of the annual Global Report on Internal Displacement. She manages external representation via media, website, marketing to reach partners, donors, public etc. She also provides guidance on web development, brand and editorial management. 

Sian has over 15 years experience in the humanitarian and global health sectors, covering strategic communications, organizational branding, media relations, publications development, conference & event communications, emergency communications and web/social media development. She has worked in communications management for various organisations including the IFRC, MSF, DNDi and the International AIDS Society.

Sian has a degree in Politics & Social Research, a postgraduate degree in Media Relations, and a masters in the Science of Communications. She is fluent in English and speaks conversational French.

+41 22 552 36 12
sian.bowen@idmc.ch