Stefanie Rinaldi


Mercator Fellowship on International Affairs

Period of the Fellowship


Project title

Active co-determination through human rights education in refugee camps in the Near and Middle East


Refugees, MENA, Human Rights


UNRWA, Danish Refugee Council

Short biography

Stefanie Rinaldi is from St. Gallen, Switzerland. She completed a Master of Arts in International Relations in Geneva and studied Economic, Social and Cultural Rights at the Irish Centre for Human Rights. In between her studies she worked as a policy advisor at the Swiss Federal Office for Migration. Furthermore she voluntarily worked for several NGOs, Amnesty International among others. As a Mercator Fellow, she focused on the encouragement of the active involvement through establishment of human rights in Palestinian refugee camps.