Speaking Engagements



Keynote address: State of the Union - Citizens’ Rights, European Citizen Action Service, Brussels - May 

Panel: EU-Asia Relations Post-Brexit The Asia - EU and UK Triangle: How will that work?  European Institute for Asian Studies, Brussels - May 

Panel: ESF+: Leaving no one behind and creating links with the Sustainable Development Goals, Conference, DG Employment, Brussels - May 

Panel: The UN Refugee agency The urgent need to end childhood statelessness at conference on The Campaign to End Statelessness co-hosted by UNHCR and the Spanish Government, Madrid - April

Panel:  Eurochild, How EU policies and funding can support national governments to ensure quality alternative care for children in migration, Brussels - April

Speaker: Hellenic Parliament The role of the European Parliament in Refugee Integration at conference “Strengthening social inclusion and integration policies of migrants in Greece”, co-hosted by Hellenic Parliament and DG JRC, European Commission, Athens  - April

Selection of keynote speeches prior to 2019

Speaker: CND Conference Impact of conflict on migration and refugees at conference: Future Wars: The Impact of New Technology London - November 2018

Speaker: Fighting the Polarization of Attitudes Towards Migration in Europe. Mercator Dialogue on Asylum and Migration Global Solutions Summit, Berlin -  May 2018

Speaker: Harvard University Globalization, Gender, and Labor Standards in Bangladesh RMG Sector, at Harvard South Asia Institute, USA - June 2015

Speaker: Apparel Summit, BGMEA, Speech in opening ceremony with Hon. PM Sheikh Hasina, Dhaka  - December 2014