Helena Schwertheim

Research & Social Media

Programme Officer

As Programme Officer – Social Media, Helena manages projects looking into the policy-orientated analysis of social media’s influence on democratic discourse. She has experience working in risk and political analysis in international organisations and think tanks, including at the UN World Food Programme and the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance. Helena holds a Master’s degree in International Relations from IE University and SciencesPo Paris, and a double Bachelor’s degree in International Political Studies and Sociology from the University of Melbourne.