Dani Koleva

Dani Koleva has been working as a Child Protection Specialist with UNICEF Bulgaria since October 2018. Prior to that she worked as a Programme Director of the National Network for Children in Bulgaria and the international organizations ARK, EveryChild – Bulgaria and the European Children’s Trust including as a Programme Officer for Central and South Eastern Europe. She holds a master’s degree in public policy management from Sofia University “Saint Kliment Ohridksi” and has more than 20 years’ experience in the field of children’s rights and child protection. In 2014, Dani was awarded, together with 24 other children’s rights advocates, by the President of Republic of Bulgaria with Honored Mark for exclusive contribution and merits for protecting children’s rights in Bulgaria.