Ioana works on racial justice and sustaining the LEAP network. She previously interned with the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities and worked on the JUSTROM program of the Council of Europe, aimed at improving access to justice for Roma women. Ioana is also an advocate for gender equality and diversity for the North-South Centre. She holds a B.A. in Political Science and an M.A. in Law and Global Governance Studies from Sciences Po Paris.