Esperanza joined the Plan International EU Office as a Partnership Assistant in June 2021. Working closely with the Head of Partnership and the Partnership Officer, she supports the Partnership Team in monitoring ECHO funding and partnership opportunities, consolidating and updating EU grants databases and assisting in any stage of the EU funded projects’ cycle.
Esperanza holds an MSc in Human Rights with a focus on migration from University College Dublin (UCD). Before joining Plan International, she was an intern at the Sub-Delegation of the United Nations at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Spain. She has also worked as a Junior Consultant for the International Organisation for Migration in Ireland. Esperanza is an active volunteer within PICUM, an organisation that works to ensure social justice and human rights for undocumented migrants. She has a strong interest in migration and women’s rights.