Yordanos Mehari is the Education Program Director of ItaliaHello. Yordanos has a Masters in International Relations. She is passionate of development studies, with particular focus on the East African context. She enjoys studying the progress of migration and integration thematics in the Italian reality since the 1980s. Yordanos has experience in social and community oriented projects, as well as research in international settings. In Italy, she has contributed into the development of research projects analysing migration processes to Italy. Yordanos has also had extensive experience working with refugees and newcomers in projects aimed at supporting them in building their new lives and integrating.