Adina is Senior Coomunication and electoral Expert, and holds a degree in Journalism and Communication from University of West Timisoara (Romania) and a Master in European Studies from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium). She also completed her academic path with a PhD in Philosophy at the Alpen Adria University in Austria on the subject “Intercultural relations in diplomatic relations”.
Adina has an extensive working experience in election observation. Over the last ten years, Adina joined several European Union Electoral Observation Missions (EU EOM). In regards to this, Adina took part in the EU EUOM to Bangladesh, Togo, Tanzania, Guinea, Kenya, Zambia, Nigeria, Congo, Algeria, Tunisia etc As part of these missions, she monitored the overall electoral process, she participated and evaluated the quality of training for national observers and journalists and she was involved in media monitoring activities. More recently she took part in several missions, such as Afghanistan, Guinea Conakry, Mali as regional expert or electoral expert in the core team.
Since 2013, Adina is also involved as editor and owner of "Stiri pentru copii", an on-line magazine. In this role, she organise media campaigns on children’s right as well as on the right to education.
Adina worked with ECES in Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Nigeria, Benin, Ethiopia etc. Her activities on technical assistance are covering mainly media, media monitoring, institutional communication, training for observers and LEAD training.