Fabiana Sacchetti

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Personal Information 

Date and place of birth: 14 October 1983, Rome, Italy

Home Address: Viale dei quattro venti 57, 00152 Rome, Italy

Telephone: +39 339 24 23 471                         

Education

Mar 2008 / Dec 2012 - PhD in "Political Systems and Institutional Change" (XXIII cycle) at the IMT - Lucca Institute for Advanced Studies, Lucca, Italy. Dissertation Title "Political and Socio-economic Liberalizations in Morocco: Genuine Democatization or Smart Authoritarianism?". Research areas: Processes of Democratization in the Maghreb; European Union's Democracy Promotion in North Africa.

Feb 2010 / Jul 2010 - Visiting Student at the University of Oxford (Associate of the Faculty of Oriental Studies), Oxford, UK

Jun 2007 - Master's Degree in Political Economics (major: socio-economics) at the University of Rome "La Sapienza", Faculty of Economics, Rome, Italy. Graduated with honours with a thesis on Welfare Economics ("Poverty and Inequality in Russia: the Sustainability of the Transition Process").

Sep 2006 / Feb 2007 - Erasmus Student at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques (Science-Po), Paris, France

Sep 2005 - Bachelor's Degree in Political Economics (major: socio-economics) at the University of Rome "La Sapienza", Faculty of Economics, Rome, Italy. Graduated with honours with a thesis on Political Economics ("The Development Process in Argentina from 1945 to 2003: Theories and Policies").

Professional Experiences

Since Jan 2015 - Junior Consultant at UN-WFP (United Nations' World Food Program), Operations Management Support (Rome, Italy)

Since Sep 2008 - External Consultant (occasionally) at UN-FAO (United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization), Media Centre (Rome, Italy)

Nov 2014 / Dec 2014 - Face-to-Face Frontliner Fundraiser at UNHCR (Rome, Italy)

Mar 2013 / Dec 2014 - Assistant at Library of Modern and Contemporary History - Italian Ministry for Cultural Goods and Activities and Tourism (Rome, Italy)

Aug 2011 / Aug 2012 - Intern at UN-WFP (United Nations' World Food Program), Government Donor Relations (Rome, Italy)

Feb  2008 / Mar 2008 - Business Analyst at Ernst & Young, Public Policy Area (Rome, Italy)

Jan 2008 - Volunteer at UN-WFP (United Nations' World Food Program), Mail Unit (Rome, Italy)

Sep 2007 / Dec 2007 - Intern at the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, General Direction for Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Countries (Rome, Italy)

Research Interest

Thesis: "Political and Socio-economic Liberalizations in Morocco: Genuine Democratization or Smart Authoritarianism?"