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Janna Oberdorf
Janna Oberdorf is the Director of Strategic Communications at Echoing Green. With almost 10 years of experience as a journalist and communications specialist, Janna leads the online and offline communications strategies at Echoing Green. Prior to Echoing Green, Janna was lead communications at Women Deliver, a nonprofit focused on girls' and women's health and well-being, and was a writer and editor at Parents magazine, crafting articles on maternal and child health, behavior, and more. At Women Deliver, she engaged in media outreach, public relations, marketing, social media strategy, website management, and the creation of targeted messages. Additionally, in 2010, Janna launched the “Deliver for Youth” project which works to build the capacity of youth advocates on MDG5.

Entries by Janna Oberdorf

14 Climate Leaders to Watch

(2) Comments | Posted July 10, 2015 | 3:00 PM

Last month, Echoing Green announced the 14 recipients of the 2015 Climate Fellowship, built in partnership with The ZOOM Foundation. This Fellowship, which recognizes emerging social entrepreneurs working around the world, is specifically targeted for next-generation leaders committed to working on innovations in mitigation and adaptation...

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Celebrate Solutions: Empower Young People, Improve Our World

(0) Comments | Posted August 12, 2013 | 2:47 PM

Today, on International Youth Day 2013, there are more than 3 billion people under the age of 30--that's half of the world's population. While this number may seem overwhelming, we know that young people play an indispensable role in efforts to achieve international development goals. Each of these...

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The Impact: What Social Enterprises Can Do for Girls Everywhere

(0) Comments | Posted March 8, 2013 | 6:05 PM

By: Janna Oberdorf, Director of Advocacy and Communications for Women Deliver and Deborah Van Dyke, Executive Director, Global Health Media Project

While International Women's Day is a day for us to remember the many achievements and advancements for women around the world, it is also a day to remember how...

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Top 2012 Highlights in Maternal Health

(0) Comments | Posted December 24, 2012 | 7:10 AM

As 2012 comes to a close, it's time to celebrate progress by looking back at some of the most memorable milestones and events of the past year. New reports launched this year show that we are moving in the right direction -- maternal deaths are dropping, access to family planning...

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