Safia Thioune

Safia Thioune
Universities UK International
Policy Officer, Americas

Safia is the policy lead for the Americas (North, Central and South).

Her focus on the region includes student mobility, transnational education, research collaborations and support for capacity building activity. Safia joined UUKi from the Department for Education, and has previously worked and lived in Abu Dhabi, Chile and Brazil. 

She holds a BA in Spanish & Portuguese from the University of Manchester and an MSc in Human Rights from the London School of Economics and Political Science.