Former Intern (Research)
Elena joined UNRISD in September 2014 as a Research Intern to assist Liz Koechlein and Ilcheong Yi for the Social Policy for Inclusive Development Programme. She is a MSc Candidate in Emerging Economies and Inclusive Development at the International Development Institute, King's College London, UK. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in International Relations and Diplomatic Affairs from the School of Political Science at the University of Bologna, Italy.
Her research interests include inclusive development, social protection and social policies in developing countries and particularly in emerging economies.