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Lillian Onyango (Kenya)

Communications Officer, East and Southern Africa

Lillian Onyango is the Regional Communications Officer at IDinsight, based in Nairobi, Kenya,

Lillian brings over a decade of diverse experience across non-profit organizations, consultancy, and international development to IDinsight. With a proven track record in crafting impactful communication strategies, fostering stakeholder engagement, and amplifying brand narratives, Lillian has demonstrated her ability to drive social impact and organizational visibility.

In previous roles, Lillian excelled as an Independent Communications Consultant, enhancing the visibility of non-profits, and as a Communications and Conference Manager at Global Health Strategies, where she wrote speeches for dignitaries and designed event e-posters. Her tenure as an Advocacy Communications & Influencing Advisor at Catholic Relief Services and as a Program Coordinator at Heinrich Böll Stiftung East & Horn of Africa further solidified her expertise in strategic communication and stakeholder engagement.

Lillian’s background also includes roles such as East Africa Media Relations Associate at One Acre Fund, where she led communication strategies across six countries. With a Master of Arts in International Relations and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Nairobi, coupled with her commitment to equity and justice, Lillian is well-equipped to drive impact at IDinsight, shaping narratives and catalyzing change in East and Southern Africa.