Eleonora is Italian and she has been based in Geneva (Switzerland)vsince 2019. Her academic background is in International Relations and Security Studies, with a focus on inclusive climate change action. Prior to joining the IOC, her professional career has been in human rights NGOs, managing projects on inclusion of persons with disabilities and capacitation of their organizations in low and middle income countries. She has practiced Karate forover 12 years and coached children from 6 to 12. She is a volunteer for the Antonio Megalizzi Foundation, dedicated to fight misin formation and fake new sand to equip young people to become active European citizens.