Giulia Vicini - Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies
Giulia is a PhD candidate in International and European Law at the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. Her thesis is on the role of the 1951 Geneva Convention relating to the status of refugees in the European asylum system. Working as a teaching assistant in International and European Law at the University of Milan, she also runs a legal clinic on the protection of migrants and refugees in an LLM programme on sustainable development.
Giulia works as a barrister in Milan, primarily assisting asylum seekers before national courts, and takes part in training programmes for professionals working in reception facilities. She has authored a number of articles and book contributions in the field of EU asylum law, focusing on the case law of the European Courts