Ioannis is currently an intern in the Development Law department of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. He is conducting legal research and assists in project management and policy monitoring with a main focus on women’s, indigenous and rural communities’ rights, especially in the contexts of development and climate change. He is an LL.M. graduate from the University of Utrecht, specialized in the fields of International Environmental Law and its interaction with human rights. He has a diverse volunteering and activism background in Thessaloniki and Berlin, supporting initiatives for the promotion of feminism and LGBTQIA+ rights as well as refugee and migrant inclusion. He was born and raised in Crete, Greece.
Updated October 2019