Ivana is a Monitoring Expert at IDMC and focuses on monitoring and research on displacement in the Horn of Africa as well as Syria and Iraq and protracted displacement crises in the former Yugoslavia. She joined IDMC in 2016, bringing experience in humanitarian needs and conflict analysis. She has background in humanitarian and human rights law and she previously worked on humanitarian needs analysis and assessment, and human rights advocacy with national as well as international NGOs.
Ivana holds Master’s degree in Human Rights and Humanitarian Action from Sciences Po Paris and she also spent one semester studying international law and history of violence at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva.
Ivana is fluent in English, French, Spanish, and Czech. She can also communicate in Arabic.