Danna has a feminist and legal human rights background and has worked with numerous international organizations such as the Red Cross, the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe and Amnesty International. She has worked on issues related to NGO and advocacy ethics including informed consent, participatory approaches and data management. Danna has practical experience in human rights defenders, protection and emergency response, with a specific focus on support to women human rights defenders. Recently, Danna has started working in human-centered technology and training design through the development of Panic Button, a mobile alarm tool for human rights defenders at risk. Danna holds a LLB from the University of Ottawa.