Florentine Schennach is working at the Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Department for intercultural and interreligious dialogue. She holds an MA in Development Studies as well as Bachelor degrees in Anthropology and Communication Sciences from the University of Vienna. In her work and research she focusses on how to shape society in a more equal and inclusive way with particular emphasis on human rights, gender equality and migration issues.
During her participation in the RAUN 2017-18 programme her team worked with UNODA on the research project “Impact of the Women Scholarship for Peace Initiative on Participants' Professional Lives and Career”. Following this inspiring experience, she joined the RAUN coordination team.