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Victoria Rivas Santiago



Victoria Rivas Santiago was born in Salamanca where she finished her Secondary School and her Social Sciences Bachelor with honors.

She obtained her Law Degree at Faculty of Law at the University of Salamanca during which she received a Collaboration Grant of the Minister of Education in the Department of Public International Law in 2016. Just after that, she started her Master Degree in Studies of European Union Studies that she obtained in July 2017 when she published an article about the Migratory Policy of European Union with a special reference to the new European Border and Coast Guard.

Victoria is a native speaker in Spanish, fluent in English and has good commands in German and French too. Therefore, she was selected with other 19 young professionals of European Union to pursue a French-German program about the AFSJ in 12 different schools in the region of Brandenburg, in Germany.

In addition, she is member of ELSA Salamanca since 2015 and VIP STEP of this local group of November of 2016. In fact, she participated the last July in a Summer Law about International Relations and Diplomacy in Rijeka.

Currently, she is been awarded a scholarship to join the IELPO 2017-2018 L.L.M Programme, giving her the opportunity to obtain a real perspective on the working environment of International Trade and Policy and thus complete her education regarding commercial relations between the EU and other countries.

Secretaria del Estado de Turismo y Comercio Universitat de Barcelona Departament Economia i Finances de la Generalitat de Catalunya Ajuntament de Barcelona