SDSN Youth Mediterranean

SDSN Youth Mediterranean

SDSN Youth Mediterranean is hosted by the Santa Chiara Lab Research & Innovation Centre of the University of Siena (Siena, Italy).

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Stefania Toraldo

Stefania Toraldo

Network Coordinator




Graduated in International Relations from the University of Siena (Italy) with academic and vocational experience in Human Rights Education and Education for Sustainable Development. Within a post-graduate research scholarship awarded from the same University (2017) in "International Cooperation, Sustainable Development and Education”, she cooperated with the Italian Secretariat of “PRIMA” (Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean area), contributing to the development of an international joint programme to be implemented in the frame of Euro-Mediterranean cooperation. In 2018 she joined the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UN SDSN), supporting the regional hub of SDSN Mediterranean hosted by the Santa Chiara Lab Research & Innovation Centre. In March 2020, she became Junior Network Manager for SDSN Italia besides being appointed as SDSN Youth Network Coordinator for the Mediterranean region. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in which she is most involved are SDG 4 (Quality Education), SDG 5 (Gender Equality) and SDG 17 (Partnerships for the Goals). She is a sea lover, art passionate, and piano player.

Team Initiatives

Regional/National Networks

The Youth Networks Program is our flagship localization initiative - aiming to provide local context and support to all our global programs.

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