ISABEL ALCANTARA, BA

Focus: Women’s empowerment, health promotion, and prevention of gender based violence.

Previous/Other Current Work: Graduate of Philosophy, Politics and Economy, currently studying a master’s in social Integration and Intervention with population at risk of social exclusion, focusing on the prevention of gender-based violence, cultural mediation, and no borders activism. Isabel has over 3 years’ experience as field coordinator in a shelter for pregnant women and their families (Elna Maternity Center, in Athens, Greece) serving in the role of volunteers’ team coordinator, social media and networking, legal assessment for asylum seekers, cultural mediation while she is responsible for the empowerment and psycho-social support programs. She is involved in different local projects supporting vulnerable collectives and migrant population.

Work Email: alcantaraisabel7@gmail.com