Sebastian Kohn

Sebastian Kohn

Sebastian Kohn is project director for sexual health and rights at the Open Society Public Health Program, where he oversees efforts to advance the health and human rights of intersex, sex worker, and transgender communities. Kohn joined the Open Society Foundations in 2007, initially concentrating on nondiscrimination and statelessness for the Open Society Justice Initiative. Prior to joining Open Society, he worked on issues related to minority rights and mental health in Egypt, Norway, and Sweden.

Kohn holds an MA in conflict, security, and development from King’s College London and a BA in international relations and history from the London School of Economics and Political Science.