Sandra Sjögren joined Irex Europe in July 2020 as a project manager focused on human rights, media literacy and support to civil society actors in the Eastern Partnership partner countries. She also contributes to program development and program monitoring & evaluation.
Sandra holds an MA degree in International Studies from the University of Oregon, in the United States. Before joining Irex Europe, Sandra worked as program manager for international human organisations such as Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), RCN Justice & Democratie, and Agir Ensemble pour les Droits de l’Homme (AEDH).
She implemented projects to promote better governance, to support the fight against gender-based violence, and to promote the rights of sexual and ethnic minorities. Sandra contributed to the development of the French Platform for French Human Rights organisations (PDH).