Asylum and Migration, Technical Assistance and Capacity Building Unit
Monica Gutierrez's areas of expertise with respect to the FRA’s work include: the rights of the child; gender equality and mainstreaming, and related methodologies; socio-legal research. She has managed several projects in areas such as child protection and juvenile justice – ranging from South-East Europe through to Central Asia and South America. She previously worked for the Human Rights Institute Pedro Arrupe at the University of Deusto, and has also worked for the OSCE, UNICEF and a number of NGOs in a variety of roles.
She holds a masters in law and a post-graduate degree on international aid with a focus on international human rights law.