Economist and expert in migration and public health, focused on the impact of mobility and migration on welfare systems in Europe. I am currently DTM Consultant Data Analyst at the Regional Office for South-Eastern Europe, Eastern Europe and Central Asia (Vienna) for the International Organization for Migration (IOM).
I have over ten years of experience in working with academic institutions, international organisations, research centres and NGOs on policy analysis and coordinating applied research projects.
I hold a Ph.D. in Economics by the University of Siena and I am an active contributor and a peer reviewer for several journals. I have been invited as speaker and guest lecturer on the challenges of migration in the EU and the organization of reception system at several international conferences and universities.
Think globally, act locally
For three years (2016-2019) I have coordinated the EUI Refugee Initiative
, a structured first reception programm for six asylum seekers at EUI. I am an activisti on human rights, working especially with migrants and vulnerable people. As part of ARCI association fo almost fifteen years, I have organised several cultural, political and musical festival and initiatives.
Languages: Italian, English, Spanish, French (basic) and Serbo-Croation (basic).