Anna Sevortian is the executive director of the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum. Before joining the Forum, Anna worked as Russia Director at Human Rights Watch. She has over 15 years of experience in working on civil society and human rights in the Eurasia region. Ms. Sevortian was Galina Starovoitova Fellow at the Wilson Center in Washington, DC, and Deputy Director of the Centre for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights in Moscow, Russia. Over the years, she contributed to 40 research and evaluation projects and publications in Russian and English. Anna holds Mid-Career MPA from Harvard Kennedy School and a degree in journalism from the Moscow State University.
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