Maddalena Pezzotti

UN senior international official, expert in social inclusion, cultural diversity and equity, with field experience in different geopolitical areas and in contexts of emergency, conflict and post-conflict, including Chiapas, Guatemala, Kosovo, Haiti and Libya.

Foreign policy analyst and author of the blog Il Toro e la Bambina. Maddalena Pezzotti has published two books, manuals and numerous articles. She has also delivered conferences, and academic lectures, in nineteen countries, on migration, refugee protection, gender equality, ethnic issues, human rights, peace, development, cooperation, and good governance.

Pezzotti holds a Masters in Business Administration with a specialization in knowledge management and knowledge for development.  Currently, she is coordinating the intergovernmental dialogue for the implementation of the global compact on refugees and migration in Mexico and Central America.