Stefania De Santis
Technical Support Administrative Coordinator
Stefania joined OVE as a consultant in 2020. Since 2022 she is fulfilling the role of Technical Support Administrative Coordinator. Before joining the Bank, she worked at the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) in Santiago de Chile as a consultant in the Sustainable Development and Human Settlements Division, and the Gender Affairs Division. Before this experience she worked as a research assistant at the Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals (IBEI), she undertook four internships and was involved in several volunteer activities. She holds two master’s degrees in International Security (IBEI – 2017) and International Relations (Università di Bologna - 2015). She also holds a bachelor’s degree in International Sciences and Diplomacy (Università di Bologna - 2012).
A citizen of Italy and Poland, Stefania is a speaker of English, Spanish, French, and Italian. Her main interests are sustainable development, environmental affairs, social justice, and indigenous and minorities’ rights, with a special focus on the Latin America and Caribbean region.