Independent NGO consultant and founder member of CEACSO, Karina has been working in the non-profit sector in Brussels for more than fourteen years, notably in the fields of gender, health and disability. She has extensive experience with European projects and doing advocacy to promote the rights of women and vulnerable groups. Throughout her career Karina has occupied coordination and direction positions in European platforms such as Mental Health Europe (MHE), the European Men’s Health Forum, and the Patient Access Partnership (PACT).
Previous to this she worked as a lawyer in Argentina for twelve years in labour and civil law. Karina holds a Master in Law from the National University of Buenos Aires, and more recently she received a diploma on NGO Management from the ULB-Université Libre de Bruxelles.