IS 2016 Valentina BellafanteValentina Bellafante joined the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly’s Copenhagen office in October 2016.

She holds a bachelor degree in political science and international relations from Roma Tre University, where she also earned a master’s in international relations. Valentina also holds a post-graduate master in International relations and human rights protection from the Italian Society for the International Organization. Her studies focused on nuclear disarmament, non-proliferation and human rights issues.

Prior to joining the OSCE PA, Valentina was a research fellow at the Los Alamos Study Group (United States), interned at the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and worked as a geopolitical analyst for Italian think tanks.

Valentina speaks Italian, English and has some proficiency in Spanish. She also recently started to study Russian.