Mathieu Panarotto joined the Egmont Institute in September 2019 as Trainee Project Assistant. Mathieu is in charge of assisting the Education & Training Team responsible for organising the Belgian Generic Training preparing candidates for their deployment in Civilian Crisis Management missions. He will equally be supporting the establishment of new partnerships with foreign institutes for the training of future public servants.
After graduating with a Master in European Studies from KU Leuven, Mathieu followed a five-month internship at the Permanent Representation of Belgium to the EU where he specialised in ACP and African affairs. He shows particular interest in public diplomacy, mediation and civilian crisis management.