Anna Tenuta

Campaigns and Communications Manager
Anna Tenuta is the campaigns and communications manager at Global Fund for Women, where she focuses on advocating for and amplifying the voices of women and girls on global issues of women's human rights. Prior to joining Global Fund for Women, she was a senior account executive at Hellerman Baretz Communications in New York and previously was a Jeff Metcalf Fellow at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists in Chicago. Tenuta holds an AB with Honors in Political Science and English Language and Literature from the University of Chicago.

After Hurricane, Haitian Women Ready to Lead

Nov 02, 2016

Hurricane Matthew has devastated Haiti, but women are at the forefront of the recovery. The devastation in Haiti following Hurricane Matthew is extreme. According to the most recent estimates, the hurricane left more than 1,000 people dead and 2.1 million affected. Around 90% of some areas of southern Haiti are reportedly destroyed, and...

Delayed Election Puts Safety of Nigerian Women in the Spotlight

Mar 16, 2015

Amid a delayed election and a Boko Haram insurgency, Nigerian women and girls are increasingly becoming targets of violence. Nigerian authorities recently postponed elections that had been scheduled for February, ostensibly to give them more time to fight Boko Haram, the militant Islamist extremist group with ties to the Islamic...