Regina joined the Foundation in 2015 to build the institution’s new communication policy across 42 member states, with more than a decade of professional work in the domain of journalism and strategic communication. Prior to the Foundation, Regina worked for the United Nations University to develop research initiatives on migration and culture, and for the UN Development Programme on regional programme in Latin America and the Caribbean. As a journalist, she worked across Europe and South America, including reporting work in Brussels with the European Union institutions. Through her role as coordinator of Young Mediterranean Voices, Regina is playing a central role in bringing for the first time a pan-Arab youth-led programme to the EU and Euro-Med level, as well as broadening its reach through pioneering work on Virtual Exchange with youth associations.
Coordinator of Young Mediterranean Voices