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. She is a postdoctoral researcher at King’s College London within the EUSOL-Solidarity in the European Union Project.

Eleonora earned her PhD in Political Science at the European University Institute in January 2021. She is currently working on her book manuscript on solidarity and the responsibilities of EU member states for asylum.

Her research focuses on migration, asylum, and social inclusion policies from multiple disciplinary perspectives.

Eleonora works at the interface of academia and applied research on these topics. She has acted as a consultant and advisor for IOM and the EESC, and has worked at the Migration Policy Centre, Carnegie Europe, the Russian International Affairs Council, and Ecologic Institute.

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