Neda Noraie-Kia

Neda Noraie-Kia is Head of Migration Policy Europe, Heinrich Böll Stiftung – Office Thessaloniki, Greece.

Neda Noraie-Kia earned her Bachelor degree in Social Sciences and her Master of Arts in International Relations and Development Policy. Between 2015 and 2020 she worked as a researcher and head of office for the spokesperson for migration policy of the Green Group in the German federal parliament (Bundestag). Prior to that she served as advisor to the GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) with a focus on peace and conflict resolution and good governance, inter allia in a regional program in the Middle East between 2011 and 2015.