Eleonora Milazzo

Associate Fellow


EU integration, migration governance, forced displacement, international ethics


Eleonora Milazzo is Associate Fellow in the European Affairs Programme at the Egmont Institute for International Relations and a doctoral candidate in Social and Political Sciences at the European University Institute. Her research focuses on EU political theory and the ethics of refugee protection. She is interested in a wide range of normative and policy issues surrounding regional migration governance, EU integration, and global governance.

Eleonora works at the interface of academia and applied research on the above topics. She has worked for the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), the Migration Policy Centre, Carnegie Europe, the Russian International Affairs Council, and the Ecologic Institute.

She holds an MSc in Global Politics from Durham University and has studied Political Science and International Relations in Rome, Moscow, and Amsterdam.