Natalia Rencic (Croatia)
Natalia Rencic is a recent student of the European studies ( EU law, economy and politics ) at the European college in Parma and of the Master of Arts in the peace and conflict studies at the European Peace University in Stadtschlaining, Austria, while in Croatia she got her MA in Philosophy-Theology at the University of Zagreb.
In September 2011 Natalia was a Robert Schuman Foundation stagier in the European Parliament, in the communication and lobbying position for Croatian entrance to the EU. During her studies in Croatia, as a part time volunteer, Natalia was actively involved in writing about social and volunteering topics within the local and national Catholic newspapers, and the PR department of the Archdiocese of Rijeka - Caritas Rijeka. She has been actively engaged in capacity building and the PR, as well dealing with the youth empowerment and writing projects within the local NGO Family for youth, at the island Krk, where she lives.
Natalia has a particular interest in the advocacy for the social change, corporate responsibility development and youth enterpreneurship/selfemployment.