Meet the Team

 

Michael  Co-founder and Coordinator  Founded the team in 2016 and coordinates it since. Speaker at a Civil Society Forum, facilitated by Flemish Refugee Council and ECRE in Brussels, 2017. Participant in Advanced ELENA Course 2017 as well as multiple other trainings and courses on asylum law.

Michael
Co-founder and Coordinator

Founded the team in 2016 and coordinates it since. Speaker at a Civil Society Forum, facilitated by Flemish Refugee Council and ECRE in Brussels, 2017. Participant in Advanced ELENA Course 2017 as well as multiple other trainings and courses on asylum law.

Annalaura  Co-coordinator  Law graduate, previously coordinated NGO in Northern Greece, providing psycho-social support and informal education to refugees. Former caseworker and translator for italian NGO providing legal assistance to asylum seekers.

Annalaura
Co-coordinator

Law graduate, previously coordinated NGO in Northern Greece, providing psycho-social support and informal education to refugees. Former caseworker and translator for italian NGO providing legal assistance to asylum seekers.

Paul  Caseworker  Advanced LLM in Human Rights, Security and Development, Faculté Libre De Droit De Lille. Advanced LLM in International and European Law, Aix Marseille Université, France. Former intern at Chaire Raoul Dandurand. Student assistant on case law study (focus on ECtHR).

Paul
Caseworker

Advanced LLM in Human Rights, Security and Development, Faculté Libre De Droit De Lille. Advanced LLM in International and European Law, Aix Marseille Université, France. Former intern at Chaire Raoul Dandurand. Student assistant on case law study (focus on ECtHR).

Marie-Christine  Caseworker  LLM in Public International Law, specialization in Human Rights, University of Utrecht. Former trainee at the Council of Europe. Former legal caseworker in diverse NGOs providing legal assistance to asylum seekers and refugees in France, Greece and the United Kingdom.

Marie-Christine
Caseworker

LLM in Public International Law, specialization in Human Rights, University of Utrecht. Former trainee at the Council of Europe. Former legal caseworker in diverse NGOs providing legal assistance to asylum seekers and refugees in France, Greece and the United Kingdom.

Jacob  Caseworker  Student at Harvard Law School, USA. Volunteer at the Harvard Law School Immigration Project. Line Editor of Harvard International Law Journal.

Jacob
Caseworker

Student at Harvard Law School, USA. Volunteer at the Harvard Law School Immigration Project. Line Editor of Harvard International Law Journal.

Kirsten  Advocacy Officer  Bachelor of Arts in International Relations. Former refugee caseworker at the IRC with experience delivering psychosocial support and creating campaigns to translate concerns into action for survivors of violence and torture.

Kirsten
Advocacy Officer

Bachelor of Arts in International Relations. Former refugee caseworker at the IRC with experience delivering psychosocial support and creating campaigns to translate concerns into action for survivors of violence and torture.

Karim  Arabic and Kurmanji Translator  Talented speaker of 5 languages. Previous Coordinator of Where is the Life. Former Arabic language teacher for Greek speakers.

Karim
Arabic and Kurmanji Translator

Talented speaker of 5 languages. Previous Coordinator of Where is the Life. Former Arabic language teacher for Greek speakers.

Kazem  Farsi Translator  Law graduate. Previously interpreter and translator for Doctor of the World.

Kazem
Farsi Translator

Law graduate. Previously interpreter and translator for Doctor of the World.

Uzma  Urdu-Punjabi Translator  Business graduate, studying BS in Business administration, focusing on International Business and Finance. IFRC volunteer, cultural mediator and Urdu-Punjabi translator at MFC (Red cross).

Uzma
Urdu-Punjabi Translator

Business graduate, studying BS in Business administration, focusing on International Business and Finance. IFRC volunteer, cultural mediator and Urdu-Punjabi translator at MFC (Red cross).