Tinna Rós Steinsdóttir is an expert in child safeguarding and participation with over 15 years of experience. She has worked as a specialist on child safeguarding across the world with numerous NGOs, the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, the Ombudsperson for children in Iceland, and UNICEF globally as well as UNICEF National Committees from around the world. Additionally she has served as an expert in projects with the Council of Europe and the European Union.
From an early age Tinna has been involved in the YMCA movement, both in Iceland and globally, where she has worked on child and youth participation, empowerment, and safeguarding. Tinna has vast experience in training and facilitation and has delivered many training courses on child safeguarding. She has an extensive hands-on experience of working with children and has facilitated children in everything from local level events to international high-level policy events and projects, as well as facilitating child councils and served as a mentor to children. She is an experienced speaker on child related matters and is an all-around advocate for children’s rights.
Tinna currently works as an international consultant for child safeguarding and participation.
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