As Senior Associate for the International Energy Initiative, Laura supports the full grant management cycle, from project proposal and due diligence to contracting and final reporting review. She also manages funder proposals and reporting. Laura joined ECF in June 2016.
Prior to ECF, Laura worked in Cambodia with the International Labour Organization, a UN agency, on policy and legislative development on a regional safe migration project. She also worked at a grass-roots level with Wathnakpheap, a Cambodian NGO, focusing on reporting and organisational policy development. Laura has also worked both in Australia and Italy with asylum seekers and refugees providing counselling and case management support.
Laura holds a MA in Gender and Development Studies from the University of Melbourne (Australia) and a BA in International Relations from the University of Bologna (Italy).