Sara Livio, Italy

Diverse News Reporter
Foreign Modern Languages and Literatures major at the University of Bergamo.
Volunteering teacher of Italian to immigrants, former presenter and debator for Film Forums, former ballerina of classical dance, she has worked in London, lived in Montreal and speaks Italian, English, Russian and some French. 
“For me writing is a great passion and the best way to express myself. Global Young Voices is an opportunity to share information with other students around the world, knowing different opinions and opening my mind”.


Denislav Atanasov, Bulgaria

Contributor and Affiliates Manager
Msc. in Management Engineering at Politecnico di Milano
Previously Structural Engineering major at UACEG Sofia, former intern at the European Commission representation office in Bulgaria, co-founder of ESN UACEG and board member of ESN Bulgaria.
"I highly value writing because it's a way of expressing myself in a more efficient, structured and defined way. In a world of conflicts, my biggest motivation for writing is the firm conviction that the “the pen is mightier than the sword.” Thankfully the digital transformation we are witnessing empowers writing more than ever.


Camilla Curnis, Italy

General Manager
MSc. in Engineering Management at Politecnico di Milano
Recent Graduate in BSc. Engineering Management at the University of Bergamo, Member of National Society of Collegiate Scholars, former Contributor for The Equinox, IEEE First Place Award Winner North Jersey Section, former Guest Speaker at the United Nations Pathways.
"To me, writing is synonym of exploring. You start from nothing and you learn as you go."


Lina Ludwig, Germany

Contributor
Recent Graduate in BSc. Communication and Cultural Management with a Minor in Corporate Management & Economics at Zeppelin Universität Friedrichshafen 
Member of the German National Merit Foundation.
"When it comes to writing, I agree with Jules Renard: Writing is a way of talking without being interrupted. GYV is a great way to publish all the little stories that would otherwise be interrupted or go unwritten."


Ambra Dentella, Italy

Design Manager
Design major at Libera Accademia di Belle Arti
Current Exchange Student at Escola Llotja Barcelona, Co-founder and Designer at CurvedLines, walk on Actress, passionate photographer.
"Design is about conveying meanings and giving life to shapes. Underlying each photograph and cartoon within the site, is a specific interpretation of the topics we tackle and of the design we wish to convey."


Ilse Wijnen, The Netherlands

Social Media Manager and Contributor
Recent graduate in BSc. Business Administration and Tourism Management at TIO University of Applied Sciences
"To me, GYV is a great initiative because it reminds me to look at things from a different perspective. Writing forces me to read and research and that makes me see things in a very different light!"


Julien Philippe, France

Area Manager for Europe and Contributor
MSc. in International Business in the Grenoble Graduate School of Business at the Grenoble Ecole de Management Cum Laude Graduate in BSc. Business Administration with concentrations in Management & International Business at Fairleigh Dickinson University, former Player in NCAA Division I Collegiate Tennis, former FDU Tennis Team Captain, 2014 Knight Award Winner, 2013 Northeast Conference Champion.
"Writing has always been a passion for me. I even considered becoming a sports journalist for a few years. I love to debate on geopolitics and I am happy to employ writing to share my thoughts with the world on France’s actuality."


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Ariadna Castro, Spain

Contributor
Business Administration major at Fairleigh Dickinson University
current Player in NCAA Division I Collegiate Golf.
“I like to write about topics of my interest. It gives me the chance to express my views and ideas in an open way. I like getting feedback and opinions that people from different parts of the world have about what I write."


Fanny Coumau, France

Contributor
Business Administration major at IÉSEG School of Management
Third year President of Génération Entrepreneurs, MBA candidate at National Chengchi University Taipei.
"I enjoy expressing myself, sharing my opinions and informing my peers about my country's most interesting facts. I am more used to doing so through talks than on paper, but I will learn to do both: "Impossible n'est pas français" (Napoléon)."


Federica Lamera, Italy

Design Manager
Recent graduate in BSc. in Interior Design at Politecnico di Milano
Exhibitor for Design x Design at Milan Design Week, Participant at DIGE workshop with top six European Design Schools, former Ballerina at Istituto per la Formazione Coreutica including a performance at Bucharest National Opera House.
"To me, design and writing are the most powerful means of communication. In Global Young Voices these elements are intertwined and produce a both insightful and fascinating experience."


Jasmine Kukko, Finland

Contributor
International marketing major at Åbo Akademi University in Turku, Finland
Current online marketing intern in Amsterdam, Former Disneyland Paris employee, former exchange student in the US and France,  speaks Swedish, Finnish, English, French and some Spanish.
“Writing has been a great passion of mine ever since I was a child. It started out as stories of forest animals, evolved into love poems in my early teens, up until I found blogging as a medium to get my voice heard. I find myself having a lot of opinions and thoughts about various things, and that’s why Global Young Voices is the perfect opportunity to give the world a little bit of a Finnish perspective.”


Pavel Golik, Russia

Contributor
MSc. in Management Engineering at Politecnico di Milano
Recent graduate in Energy Engineering at Saint-Petersburg Polytechnic University.  Passionate about photography, traveling and politics.
“In our interconnected world it is crucially important for young people to be involved in positive and sustainable development, highlighting their insights, and addressing future global challenges. Thanks to GYV all this becomes possible”