Andrea joined Asylum Matters as Director in January 2017 and leads the team of regional campaigners around the UK to campaign for positive change to asylum policy and practice. Previously, she spent five years with Save the Children in a range of advocacy and campaigning roles, including as Regional Advocacy Manager for their European refugee response, based in Greece and the Western Balkans. Andrea also worked with Crisis Action developing and delivering coalition campaigns on conflict and humanitarian issues. She holds a BA in Human Rights from the University of Bologna, Italy, and a MSc in Comparative Politics from LSE.
Andrea is currently on maternity leave. Please email Paul Hook, current Asylum Matters’ Director, at [email protected]