In the last three years Milena has worked as a freelance journalist, a German teacher for refugees and in a human rights NGO in Austria. In 2016, she co-translated the Argentinian book “Desaparecido” (M.Villani/F.Reati) to German. Milena studied her undergraduate degrees in Transcultural Communication and Journalism and Communication Studies at the University of Vienna in Austria with a year abroad in Universidad Pontificia Comillas in Madrid, Spain. She is particularly interested in migration issues and freedom of the press.

Publications

The Refugee: A Male Definition, a Male Practice?

Why do we Fight for Gender Equality?

Not Gay Enough: the Struggle of LGBTQI Asylum Seekers in Europe

In Search of Perspectives – Austria’s Repressive Immigration Policy