Alumni Career Stories
You find MFAMILY alumni in academia, in local and national governmental institution and NGOs and with private actors in the field of social work and social welfare.
Be inspired by MFAMILY career stories from Uganda, Georgia, the Netherlands, Northern Ireland, Mexico and Norway!
Meet Laura Sirabella
Laura credits the intercultural exposure of the MFAMILY programme for developing her critical thinking and her social research skills. Her academic life has now taken her to Northern Ireland, for PhD studies at Ulster University.
Read about the subjects of her PhD research.
Meet Alyona Artamonova
For Alyona, MFAMILY equals her second family.
Currently she is a Phd student at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. There Alyona focuses on novel explanations of internal migration.
Read more about Alyona`s life as a PhD student.
Meet Nino Jibuti
Nino works for the Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP).
Learn how she encourages leadership skills in young people between the ages of 18 - 35.
Meet Lydia Mehrara
Lydia is a PhD student at Nord University in Norway. Looking back, MFAMILY in three words for her is: Opportunities, friendships and education.
Check out Lydia's top tips for future and current students.
Meet Eden Begna Gobena
Now a PhD student at the University of Stavanger, Norway, Eden credits the MFAMILY programme for becoming more flexible and accepting of differences.
MFAMILY laid the foundation for Eden's professional journey.
Meet Mayra Carolina Lemus Way
After 5 months of volunteering, Mayra Carolina secured a job with the International Organization for Migration (the UN migration agency).
Find out how the MFAMILY programme has helped Mayra's career development.
Meet Carol Lynnet Kabatanya
Carol Lynnet works to improve the lives of refugees in emergency and protracted situations.
Read about how competences aquired during the MFAMILY programme are essential in her current job.