Dr. Valentina Carraro

Valentina Carraro was a member of the PROM until 2018. She worked on peer and expert reviews among states in the field of human rights, specifically on the United Nations Universal Periodic Review (UPR), and the work of the UN Treaty Bodies in the area of human rights. On 20 October 2017 she successfully defended her PhD ‘A double-edged sword : the effects of politicization on the authority of the UN Universal Periodic Review and Treaty Bodies. 

Valentina currently works as an Assistant Professor in Global Transformations and Governance Challenges at Leiden University’s Institute of Security and Global Affairs [Personal page].