Tanya Cox

Tanya Cox



Tanya Cox has been an active member of CONCORD – the European confederation for relief and development – long before taking over as Director. Most particularly, from 2011 to 2015, she led the work of the CONCORD-Beyond 2015 European Task Force, guiding European organisations to influence the EU’s position in the sustainable development negotiations, with considerable success in pushing for a people- and planet-centred approach. She then became the co-chair of CONCORD’s Policy Direction Committee, leading CONCORD’s strategic direction and planning.

During her 14 years working in the CSO world, Tanya served as the Senior Policy and Advocacy Manager and Head of Office at Plan International, as well as in advocacy roles with Save the Children and Human Rights Watch. She has a background as an international consultant specialising in communication.

Tanya is known for her constant drive to provide innovative solutions to the difficult debates of our sector as well as for her passion and dedication.

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