Jeannette Böhme


Jeannette Böhme is working as Advocacy and Human Rights Officer at medica mondiale – a feminist women’s rights organisation providing support to survivors of sexualized and gender based violence. The organization has provided psychosocial support and legal advice to women and girls affected by violence and advocated for their rights in Afghanistan for 20 years in close cooperation with other Afghan women’s rights activists. Ms. Böhme has majored in Political Science. She has been involved in multiple human rights and gender issues in conflict, e.g. in implementing projects with GIZ and the German Institute for Human Rights.