Alessandra Casano is the Knowledge Management Analyst for the Financing Facility for Remittances (FFR). Since 2012, she has supported the FFR in delivering its KM objectives, including the organization of events, coordination of publications, web and social media activities, and enhancing visibility.
Before joining IFAD in 2010, Ms Casano worked as Communications Officer for the regional branch of the Italian Paralympic Committee, for the Social Change School – Non-profit school of management, and for the Italian chapter of Special Olympics. In the Netherlands, she worked as Researcher at the Faculty of Law of the University of Leiden, and as Conference Coordinator at the United Network of Young Peacebuilders in The Hague.
Ms Casano holds a Master’s Degree in International Relations from the University of Roma Tre, a Master's Degree in Diplomatic Studies and one in Project Management for Development Cooperation.