Name: Enrica Rigo

Professional Title: Senior Researcher

Affiliation: University of Roma TRE

Country: Italy

Title of Presentation: Blocked By Borders: Law Clinics in Support of Migrants

Short Bio: Enrica Rigo earned a PhD in ‘Philosophy of Law, Social and Political Theory’ at University of Naples and she was Jean Monnet Fellow at the European University Institute of Florence. She is an internationally renowned scholar in the field of citizenship studies. Her research themes include: citizenship, multiculturalism, European studies, human rights and theories of justice. She is currently Senior Researcher in Philosophy of Law at the University of Roma Tre – Law faculty. Her teaching and research duties include: Adjunct professor of the Legal Clinic Course on Migration and Citizenship; Adjunct professor of Human Rights; Coordinator of the project Laboratory of Theory and Practice of Rights – funded by the Open Society Justice Initiative and Charlemagne Foundation. She has acted in several campaigns for the improvement of the rights of migrants.