Type of expert: Individual
First Name Luciana
Last Name Grosu
Sector of Activity NGO
Primary Field of Expertise Civil society development
Years of Expertise
  • 4-7
Employment Availability
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
  • Collaboration
  • Consultancy
  • Short-term
  • Medium term
  • Long-term
  • Remote
Geographic Experience / Focus
  • Romania only
  • Europe
Gender Female
Second and Third Field
  • Equal rights and anti-discrimination
Equal rights and anti-discrimination
  • Women and gender equality
  • Youth and social categories at risk
  • Mental health and people with disabilities
Civil society development
  • Civil society development
Countries you have worked in Germany
Job Title Beat Reporter Health&Society
Employer national daily mainstream quality newspaper “Jurnalul National”, http://jurnalul.ro/
Sector of Activity Private Sector
Other Languages
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
English Professional Fluency
French Professional Fluency
Spanish Professional Fluency
Papers / Articles Published

"Editor Ideas Lab.ro
curating latest innovative innovation& tech news from the international media http://ideaslab.ro/

Global Press Institute Reporter
English human rights reporting from Romania on health, social inclusion, civil society, culture& art http://globalpressinstitute.org/

Freelance reporter, Various Publications
GLOBAL SOUTH DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE, http://www.gsdmagazine.org/
YOUTHWEEK.EU , EUROPEAN YOUTH WEEK, http://www.youthweek.eu/
EMAJ MAGAZINE http://emajmagazine.com
CAFEBABEL, THE EUROPEAN MAGAZINE http://www.cafebabel.co.uk/
INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL FORUM http://internationalpoliticalforum.com/
MONTHLY DEVELOPMENTS MAGAZINE http://www.monthlydevelopments.org/
ORANGE MAGAZINE http://www.orangemagazine.eu/
PEARL World Youth News http://www.danielpearlyouthnews.org/

Flagship Projects

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Youth Advocate at Women Deliver Young Leaders Program, Fellowship for youth advocates working to advance the health and well-being of girls and women http://womendeliver.org/youth/young-leaders/

8-9 November 2012 Berlin, Germany
A. T. Kearney Scholar
Falling Walls Foundation

24-27 October 2011, Geneva, Swizterland
Young Innovator Scholarship
ITU Telecom World Conference 2011

Infinite Family Mentor
mentoring a South African orphan child through weekly online meetings:
-provide emotional support, career counseling and develop intercultural knowledge,www.infinitefamily.org /

Project coordinator for “Graine de Jardin” international project and partnership between Help From Home (UK), Collectif Fil ( Nantes) and Olla at Work (Italy), winner of Nantes Creative Generations Award 2013-2014, Nantes Munincipality, March-April 2014

Facilitator Soliya Connect Programme
-facilitator of weekly online intercultural dialogue sessions http://www.soliya.net/

Psychologist /counselor the Romanian National Council for Refugees
-provide psychological counseling and emotional support to refugees and asylum seekers residing in Bucharest’s Regional Reception and Accommodation Centre for Asylum Seekers February 2011-June 2012

Additional info about your experience and skills

"SRHR advocacy and campaigning
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Public speaking, presentation & pitching ideas skills
Facilitation, conflict resolution and intercultural communication skills
Networking and social media, MS Office, blogging & online publishing skills.
Journalism (human rights reporting ), editing & proofreading, academic writing, desk research
Psychological counseling for children & teenagers, career counseling, web-based emotional support, cross-cultural counseling skills, counseling in educational settings
Team work abilities, including working in multicultural teams
Time-management & multi-tasking skills

Managerial Experience No
Trainings MA degree Cognitive Psychodiagnosis and Psychological Counseling
Other Professional Certificates Clinical Psychologist, Trainer National Certification, Project Manager National Certification
Degree Awarded Master’s
Area of Study International Relations and European Integration
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