As Executive Director, Sophie is responsible for the overall running of the Secretariat. This includes strategic decision-making and guidance, staff management, external relations and high-level advocacy. Sophie is an experienced leader who has been working internationally in the non-profit sector. Her key focus is on human rights issues and sustainable change in society. Originally from France, Sophie has three Master degrees in International Business Law and Negotiation.
Tel: +46 738 702 252
Policy and Advocacy Officer
Vasilka works with IFPA’s global psoriasis advocacy – both through coordinating with our members and by engaging with international actors such as the WHO. She has extensive experience of non-profit work at the national, European and global level. Key policy issues Vasilka has worked with include alcohol and narcotic drugs, children and health. Before joining the Secretariat, she worked at GIZ in Skopje and at Active – Sobriety, Friendship and Peace in Stockholm. Vasilka comes from Macedonia and has a BA in Economics and a MSc in Project Management.
Tel: +46 704 337 308
Manager Administration and Events
Linnéa is in charge of IFPA’s member relations, project administration and event management. This includes supporting our members, developing IFPA’s member base and arranging both our internal and external meetings. Linnéa has several years of experience of the service sector, including the travel/conference industry and retail business. Her key interest areas are international development, human rights, global health and international politics. Linnéa has a BA in Development and International Cooperation.
Tel: +46 739 402 252
Eva is responsible for all aspects of IFPA’s strategic and operational communication. She writes our organization’s Communications Strategy, manages the website and social media, drafts public speeches, articles and our newsletter, and deals with press queries. Before joining IFPA, Eva worked with international diplomacy and democracy promotion in the Belgian foreign service and at International IDEA. She holds an MA in Asian Studies and a MSc in International Relations, and has spent many years in East Asia.
Tel: +46 707 495 820