Ziona is the Communications Officer for IISD's Resilience Program, including the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Global Network. Bringing 10 years of experience to her role, Ziona has an extensive background in strategic communications for international stakeholders. Before joining the Resilience team, Ziona lead communications for IISD's Energy program, including the Global Subsidies Initiative. Prior to joining IISD, she was the North America Communications Manager for the Global Call for Climate Action, where she held key responsibilities around events like COP 21 in Paris and the People's Climate March in New York City.
Before getting involved in climate, Ziona worked in both the non-profit and private sectors, including healthcare, academia, technology and the arts.