Annick Hiensch

February 17, 2023 | secon2023

Annick has 15 years of experience in the United Nations and is currently serving as the Team Leader for Partnerships as well as Climate, Peace and Security in the Department of Peace Operations, which provides political and executive direction to UN peacekeeping operations around the world and maintains contact with the Security Council, troop and financial contributors, and parties to the conflict in the implementation of Security Council mandates.

Before taking up this position, Annick was the counter-terrorism focal point in the United Nations Liaison Office for Peace and Security (UNLOPS) in Brussels.  She has also worked for the Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs, the European Commission and the World Food Programme.

Annick holds a Master in Public Administration from Cornell University and speaks English, Dutch, French and Spanish