Melissa Fleming

Melissa Fleming is a leading communications professional, working to draw attention, drive empathy and generate support for the world’s 60 million refugees and displaced people. She is currently Senior Advisor to the UN Secretary General, on loan from UNHCR. As Head of Communications and Chief Spokesperson at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), she led media teams to bring news and stories of people on the run to the public consciousness.