After a Master Degree in international relations and diplomatic studies, Francesca specialised her education in international protection of human rights. She has great familiarity with European Union’s decision making process and funding opportunities, as she has worked for three years in the euro project field for a European network of NGOs and local authorities whose aim is to create more inclusive and fair societies.
In her previous job she was Transnational Project Coordinator of EU funded projects on human rights topics (gender equality, integration). She was in charge of the whole project life cycle, financial management included.
She has experience of institutional world (she has been a consultant for a United Nations Institute) and civil society (she has worked for Amnesty International and as human rights researcher).
In her new position as Project Officer, Francesca is currently coordinating Eurocarers activities on young carers and she is involved in research and advocacy on gender equality and human rights issues.
Francesca speaks Italian, English and French.