Dr Silvia Zanlorenzi currently holds a position as Teaching Assistant at the University of Padua, Department of Political Sciences, Law and International Studies. Her PhD, completed with a thesis titled “Diplomacy and alliance between Italy and Japan in the Thirties of the Short Twentieth Century”, was awarded with the Japan Foundation’ fellowship at the Department of Economics at the University of Tokyo. She has a wide experience into Human Rights, as researcher and activist on multiple topics such as development, torture, international justice, cultural heritage’ protection, amongst others.
Image Credit: "City Lights of Africa, Europe & the Middle East" NASA Earth Observatory image by Robert Simmon, using Suomi NPP VIIRS data provided courtesy of Chris Elvidge (NOAA National Geophysical Data Center). Part of Visible Earth: Blue Marble Collection.