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Alessia Tesoro

Alessia Tesoro

Vienna

Summary

Currently an intern at the European Capital of Democracy, a non-profit organisation based in Vienna that aims to be a catalyst for new forms of participatory and inclusive democracy.
Graduated in Economic Development and International Relations with honours, discussing a thesis in International Macroeconomics entitled "Stock - flow consistent models: an ́application to the case of ́Ecuador".

Overview

1
1
year of professional experience

Work History

Project Support Intern

European Capital Of Democracy - ECoD Gemeinnützige GmbH
2023.05 - Current

During this Erasmus+ Traineeship programme I acquired the following skills:

  • Insights in the set-up and operation of a non-profit organisation, including various boards (Experts’ Jury, Advisory Board etc.)
  • Implementation of a participatory democracy project spanning 47 countries
  • First-hand experience with a Thousands of members strong Citzens’ Jury
  • Communication and workshop support, including moderation and facilitation methods
  • Exchange with City administration representatives and partner organisations
  • Communication with various stakeholders throughout Europe
  • Basic documentation, reporting and knowledge management
  • Tools and infrastructure for (online) collaboration
  • How to develop and write a Protection Policy such as on Children

English Language Tutor (Volunteering)

Cariplo Foundation
2022.10 - 2023.05

I took part in this volunteer project as an English tutor for middle school students with socio-economic and learning difficulties.
TOP is a programme aimed at secondary school students that aims to counter the growing learning loss.
It is supported by the Cariplo Foundation and is an initiative of Bocconi University and Harvard University.
The Italian Centre for Aid to Children (CIAI) is responsible for the implementation of tutoring and information and training activities for tutors.
The Bicocca University is responsible for the development of the tutors' training modules and responsible for the supervision of the supervisors.

Education

Post-graduate Master's Degree - Leadership And Made in Italy

Italy USA Foundation
08.2024

Master's Degree - Economic Development And International Relations

Università Degli Studi Di Pavia
Pavia, Italy
04.2023

Bachelor's Degree - International Relations And European Studies

Università Degli Studi Di Bari Aldo Moro
Bari, Italy
10.2020

Skills

    Coding Languages: Stata / R / EViews

    Microsoft Office

    Organizational and planning skills

    Problem Solving

    Interpersonal Skills

    Attention to detail

    Good listener and communicator

Courses and Laboratory

The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) - From March to May 2022


The OSCE Laboratory "The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe as a Model for 21st Century Multilateral Regional Diplomacy" had the ultimate goal of promoting and developing the partecipants' critical capacities through the analysis of concrete and current issues affecting the European region.

Skill covered:

  • Recognize and understand the main features of regional multilateral diplomacy, in particular the OSCE context
  • Evaluate and analyze the different instruments and strategies tackled within the OSCE
  • Recognize and assess the OSCE strengths and limits in international relations and regional geopolitics



Global Policy Forum - June 2022


This event has been organized by ISPI (Italian Institute for International Political Studies), Bocconi University, OECD and T20 Presidency of Indonesia to discuss the current challenges to global governance following the war In Ukraine and the consequences of the pandemic.

Main Subject:

  • Global Economy
  • Green Transition
  • Digitalization
  • People & Refugees
  • Health and SDGs

Awards and Scholarships

  • September 2023: America's Youth Prize for University Talent, an award for outstanding young graduates from Italian universities collected at the Chamber of Deputies in Rome.
  • August 2023 - August 2024: Full-cover scholarship to benefit free of charge from the Italy-USA Foundation's exclusive online master's degree in "Leadership for international relations and the made in Italy” for students who have excelled in their academic career.
  • May - September 2023: Scholarship under the Erasmus+ Traineeship programme for a traineeship period abroad.
  • 2020 - 2023: Scholarship EDISU (Authority for the right to university study - Pavia) for capable and deserving students.
  • 2017 - 2020: Scholarship ADISU (Agency for the Right to University Studies of the Region of Apulia) for capable and deserving students.

Data authorisation

According to law 679/2016 of the Regulation of the European Parliament of 27th April 2016, I hereby express my consent to process and use my data provided in this CV and application for recruiting purposes.


Vienna, 05/09/2023                                                                        

Timeline

Project Support Intern

European Capital Of Democracy - ECoD Gemeinnützige GmbH
2023.05 - Current

English Language Tutor (Volunteering)

Cariplo Foundation
2022.10 - 2023.05

Post-graduate Master's Degree - Leadership And Made in Italy

Italy USA Foundation

Master's Degree - Economic Development And International Relations

Università Degli Studi Di Pavia

Bachelor's Degree - International Relations And European Studies

Università Degli Studi Di Bari Aldo Moro
Alessia Tesoro