Stefano joined the Plan International EU Office as Communications and Campaigns Assistant in April 2021. As part of the influencing team, he supports the EU Office’s communications and campaigns work to promote children and girls’ rights and leadership. By working on different channels such as social media, press, and the organisation’s website, he contributes to the team’s work of delivering the right messages in the EU sphere so that the voices of young people and children are heard.
Stefano is particularly interested in the world of grassroots campaigning, with a special focus on digital and youth-led campaigns. He holds a Master’s degree in Political Communication from Cardiff University in the United Kingdom. Among his previous experiences, he worked for Oxfam Italy as a Regional Project Coordinator, setting out a regional fundraising campaign to raise funds for the drought crisis in the Horn of Africa.