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Courtney J McLarnon

Courtney J McLarnon is intrinsically motivated to fight for peace, human rights, gender equality and sustainable development. Courtney has worked as a junior consultant with UN Women in Zimbabwe and for Canadian NGO’s in the field of human rights and refugee protection. Her passions and professional experiences are ...

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Maghen Quadrini

Hailing all the way from the land of polar bears and maple syrup, Maghen was born and raised in the great White North – Canada. Curiosity got the best of her at a young age which was how she ended up working at the local radio station. In between coffee runs and news tips, she took off to University where her fostered love ...

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Stefanos Oikonomou

Stefanos Oikonomou is very passionate about issues pertaining to gender equality, LGBT rights, poverty and social exclusion in the context of national politics and international development. He seeks to have his activism and research guided by intersectional frameworks. Having studied electoral politics and advocacy at ...

Aimee Ling, Guest Blogger

Aimee Ling, Guest Blogger!

Changemaker, feminist & third sector freelancer with a passion for eating & dancing anywhere and everywhere but also for all causes fighting for equality. Aimee is currently based in London but has worked on youth & community projects globally from the cities to the beaches, the rainforest to the mountains ...

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Helen Walker

From Shropshire, England, Helen has been interning with MEWC since October 2014.  She holds a LLB Law Degree and has studied a LLM Law Masters in International Human Rights.  Her academic interests are fundamental human rights, in particular regarding women's access to healthcare and the right to reproductive freedom, as ...

Mama Guirassey

Française, riche de mes origines sénégalaises, je suis titulaire d’une licence en Arabe Littéral de l’INALCO, institut de langues orientales partenaire de la Sorbonne où j’ai étudié les fondements des Sciences Économiques. Parmi mes centres d’intérêts : les libertés fondamentales, les droits des femmes, ...

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Surbhi Mahajan

From New Delhi, India, Surbhi has been associated with MEWC since December 2013. She has a Master’s degree in Development Studies from the Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex. Her primary area of interest includes understanding discourses around gender, empowerment, human rights, civil society and ...