Emily Lyon
Emergencies Officer

Emily joined Plan International Ireland in February 2021 and is currently working with the Emergencies team.


Emily Lyon

Emily Lyon

Emily joined Plan International Ireland in February 2021 and is currently working with the Emergencies team.

Emily has a background in gender, Development Education, local and international volunteering, and development and humanitarian programme implementation. Before joining Plan, she worked with Ireland’s Government Aid Programme, Irish Aid. Working predominantly on grant management, gender and safeguarding, Emily travelled to Honduras and Kenya in this role. She has also worked in India on community development and education programming.

Emily has an MA in Women, Gender & Society and Bachelor of Social Science International from UCD.

In her spare time, Emily loves to paint & craft.