Stefania is from Italy, and she has a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and International Relations and a Master's Degree in International Development Cooperation.She has over a decade of experience in international cooperation and promoting human rights and gender equality. She started her career with Unicef in Bolivia, the International Labour Organization in the Dominican Republic, with Save the Children at the national, regional, global level (Asia, Africa, America, and the Middle East) on project management, advocacy, and campaigns, Policy analysis, and research, children and youth participation.
Besides her work experience, she has improved stakeholders' knowledge and capacity on advocacy, campaigning, and communication to enhance social change through meaningful child and youth participation.
The Advocacy Director provides leadership and strategic direction for YOURS' advocacy work and is responsible for developing and implementing its long-term strategy and work plan. At the same time, she is responsible for managing and networking with all relevant stakeholders, such as foundations, businesses, universities, multilateral governments, youth leaders, other non-profits, and supporters, with the mission of expanding youth voices and experiences on road safety and safe mobility in decision-making spaces.
We are working with and for Youth to put the road safety issue on the political agenda by including their ideas and proposals to influence policy change and social investment for sustainable mobility in compliance with Agenda 2030.