Nadine Perrault is the UNICEF Representative in Guinea-Bissau since july 2019. She has extensive experience in working for the protection and promotion of child rights in different countries and contexts. Her role is primarily to advocate for children with the government, donors, non-governmental organizations, civil society organizations, religious and traditional leaders. Her responsibilities also comprise the coordination with other UN agencies and the overall management of the country office and the mobilization of resources to fund UNICEF cooperation programme in the country.
Nadine Perrault is a national of Haiti and her professional background is in the field of law, especially in the domain of child protection. Prior being designated to this position, she exerted the same role in El Salvador UNICEF’s office, based in Central America. Before this last position, she served UNICEF Latin America and Caribbean Regional Office, in Panama.