Marta is undertaking an internship at the ECMI as part of her master’s program at the University of Lund in Sweden. She grew up in Rome and is half Spanish and half Italian. During her bachelor’s at University College Utrecht in the Netherlands, she majored in Politics and Anthropology with a minor in China studies. She wrote her thesis about the health and education of left-behind children in rural China and will soon be writing her master’s thesis about Roma culture and Andalusian culture in the south of Spain.
During her internship at the ECMI, she will also be focusing on Roma issues, however she will be looking at the situation in Eastern Europe and the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.