Maria has over 5 years of experience as an editor and copy-writer for different media outlets. She writes about environmental issues, migration and agribusiness. Recently, she carried out research on the criminalisation of NGOs rescuing migrants in the Central Mediterranean. In 2014, she took part in the set-up of the first web-radio station of the University of Milan where she worked as Broadcast Manager for one year. In London she worked for Climate Bonds Initiative and volunteered for different charities
She holds a BA in Modern Humanities from the University of Milan, as well as an MA in Media, Campaigning and Social Change from the University of Westminster. When she is not working, you can find her campaigning for her Greenpeace local group or practising Vinyasa yoga.