Laura Schirru

EU Advocacy Associate

Laura is a young professional with 3+ years of experience in public affairs & advocacy in both European and Italian contexts. She has a proven record of legislative texts' analysis, lobbying and communication activities.
Laura holds a B.A. in Sociology (Università degli studi di Milano Bicocca) and a M.A. graduation in Political Science & Government (Università degli Studi di Milano). She also holds a European Affairs Diploma form ISPI, the Italian Institute for International Political Studies. 
She has been working at the European Parliament in the staff of former head of Italian Social& Democrats delegation (2017 - 2018), in the public affairs branch of an international legal firm (2018 / 2020) as well as in the EU affairs policy team of FlixBus (2019).
Laura is a committed pro-European, an a social activist. She was the chief volounteer of the electoral committee of Beppe Sala, the progressive mayor of Milan and she was a City Councillor of her hometown (2015 - 2020). She is a sustainable development and human rights enthusiastic.