Sylvia Basterrechea

Programme Lead | Geneva Sustainability Centre

Sylvia Basterrechea

Sylvia’s Role At The IHF Involves Liaising With Current And Potential Members, And Supporting Various Training Activities, Such As The Young Executive Leaders Program.

Before Joining The IHF, Sylvia Participated In Qualitative Field Research In The Republic Of Benin And In Colombia. She Also Has Extensive Volunteering Experience, Including Serving As Program Officer For The Afghan NGO Action For Development, And As Co-Coordinator For The Geneva Regional Group Of The Swiss NGO Public Eye.

Sylvia Graduated In 2019 With A Master Of Sciences In Global Health With A Specialization In Medical Anthropology. Before This, She Received Her Bachelor’s Degree In Social Sciences And History From The University Of Lausanne (Switzerland).