As Project Officer at VSE, Delia coordinates a project in 6 European countries on evidence-based information campaigns for victims of crime, and VSE’s contribution on increasing population resilience in case of a criminal or terrorist attack as part of a larger partner-led project. Also, generally at VSE, she supports project applications, manages project delivery and does research and analysis, leading the content-delivery of projects.
Delia has a multidisciplinary academic background (history, international and European studies and law), having studied in Romania (University of Bucharest and Nicolae Titulescu University), the USA (Hamilton College, Clinton, NY) and the UK (MA in Human Rights from the University of Manchester). Before joining VSE in July 2019, Delia worked with the Centre for Legal Resources, a human rights NGO in Bucharest as Programme Manager and Human Rights Officer, advocating for the rights of discriminated against and vulnerable groups (Roma, people with disabilities, religious and ethnic minorities, LGBTQI+, children, etc.). She has extensive experience in human rights research and advocacy (including before UN bodies) and anti-discrimination training. Also, in 2016, Delia worked for the US Embassy in Bucharest as Political Specialist focusing on human rights topics (minority rights, religious freedom, trafficking in persons, asylum and migration).
Languages: Romanian (native), English, French, Spanish