Sarah Friedmann is an American writer and researcher based in Kenya. She previously worked as a research for PAI, the women's reproductive health and rights organization in Washington, D.C., and for the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security in Washington. She was also a fellow in the gender office and the media office for the UN Development Program in Kosovo. Friedmann has a master's in foreign service from Georgetown University and a B.A. with honors from Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea, Ohio.