Georgeta is from Romania, where she finished her studies in Engineering and Economics. In 2018, she graduated from the University of Amsterdam in the Research Master’s Program in International Development Studies. Previously, she worked with minority rights in various governmental institutions and non-governmental organizations in North Macedonia, Sweden, Romania and the Netherlands, with a special focus on Roma communities. Currently, she is working in an Amsterdam based non-governmental organization, Radio La Benevolencija, with a project about the impact of the Genocide of Roma people during WWII has had on building the Roma identity and self-empowerment across Europe. Apart from this, Georgeta is interested in trust-building dialogue, truth and reconciliation, and community building processes.
Updated May 2019
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Sinti and Roma Holocaust Remembrance and Commemoration in The Netherlands.
Georgeta's project aimed to raise awareness and share knowledge about the Roma and Sinti Holocaust in the Netherlands and Europe.
Humanity in Action The Netherlands announces the 2019 Dutch Fellows cohort
From a competitive pool of applicants, 14 Fellows from The Netherlands were selected to join the 2019 Humanity in Action Fellows cohort. Read the Fellows’ bios by clicking on their images below.