Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2017

Wed, 3 May - 14:15 to 15:45

Parallel Session 2

Claire Deevy

Head of Social Good for Asia-Pacific, Facebook

Clair joined Facebook in 2015 and is responsible for community engagement and partnerships that create social and economic opportunities for people across APAC.  Previously with Microsoft for 10 years, Clair spent most of her career there leading Microsoft’s Corporate Social Responsibility programs in Asia Pacific. Her responsibilities included community grants, diversity programs, disaster response, NGO technology capacity building and employee engagement. Working in the field of CSR, communications and partnerships for more than 18 years Clair’s professional and volunteer experience encompasses Government, NGOs, private sector and corporate foundations. Clair holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Environmental Management, a Master of Management, is a qualified Partnership Broker and in 2014 was appointed an Ambassador for Women in Technology for UNWomen in Singapore.