Iphigenia joined the Plan International EU Office as Youth Engagement Assistant in June 2021. She supports the creation and implementation of the EU office’s youth-focused activities and the overall advocacy work of the office. She has a deep investment in women’s rights, LGBTQIA+ issues, and youth work.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations and European Studies from the University of Piraeus and is currently finishing her MA in Public Advocacy and Activism at the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG). Before joining Plan International, Iphigenia has worked in the fundraising department of Greenpeace Greece. She has also worked as a facilitator of youth-led activities funded by Erasmus Plus and completed an ESC placement with the organisation SCI-Projets internationaux. Iphigenia has volunteered with various organisations and funded an informal group of youth workers based in Athens.