Marine Uldry - Human Rights Officer

Biography

Joined us in April 2018.

Marine works on human rights issues affecting the rights of persons with disabilities and contributes to EDF’s advocacy to the European Union, Council of Europe and United Nations. She supports the work of EDF Women’s and Human Rights Committees, develops EDF Women’s Voice Newsletter and coordinates the advocacy against the draft additional protocol to the Oviedo Convention.

Marine is also in charge of supporting the engagement of EDF’s members with the UN Committee of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, UN Committee on Elimination of Discrimination Against Women and the Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Violence against Women and Domestic Violence.

Background

She has previously worked at the International Disability Alliance in Geneva and the Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations in New York. She was also a research assistant of Mrs. Theresia Degener, Chair of the CRPD Committee.

  • MA European law – Jean Moulin University Lyon III, France, in exchange at KU Leuven, Belgium
  • LL.M International laws – Maastricht University and the University of Hong Kong

You can read her master thesis on the ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities by the European Union.

Contact

Email: marine.uldry@edf-feph.org
Twitter: @marine_uldry

Languages

English, French