Kristine is a Research Fellow on Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG), based in the Philippines. She is delivering research focusing on social norms around sexual and reproductive health of women and girls who are subjected to child, early and forced marriage and VAWG in Mindanao. She is also providing technical support to the research initiatives on gender justice of the Philippine country team and Asia region.
Kristine has a background in sociology, women and development. Prior to joining Oxfam, she worked in South Sudan and Palestine, focusing on women's participation in peace-building, gender based violence programming, and human rights monitoring. She is currently part of Gantala Press Inc., a feminist literary press based in the Philippines and of Asian Association of Women Studies.