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Stefanie has been in the URBACT Joint Secretariat since 2018, she currently works as Capitalisation and Communication Officer.
Urban-being, ex-future architect and firm believer of international cooperation, Stefanie's passion for cities has led her to live in four different continents. She has previously worked in the UN-Habitat in Kenya, in the International Relations Office of the XJTLU in China and at the COP21 in France, among other experiences. She takes particular interest in improving people's lives through spatial change at local level, this includes volunteer experiences with NGOs and other associations, like in Chile and Hungary. She is part of the URBAN FUTURE Young Leaders' Programme 2023 cohort. She is a proud dual citizen, Austrian and Brazilian, and currently finds herself back to her roots in Europe. She is based in Paris, where she first came to pursue her studies at the Urban School of Sciences Po and,shortly after, started working at URBACT.