Joining Sonder Collective has been truly refreshing as I feel we share a common goal to listen to the others and challenge ourselves to continually add value and deliver the most creative and impactful processes and strategies.
Italian, from various origins, Eleonora has moved between Italy, France, Brazil, and the United Kingdom before settling in London, UK. Eleonora is a sociologist, specialised in international development and has always been fascinated by human beings and all of their cultural shades.
Eleonora has been working in the social sector for over 15 years, first as a journalist, and then as a programme designer and evaluator in the international development and humanitarian sector. She enjoys digging deep into issues, observing and questioning them from various angles, identifying gaps and discovering details, and then connecting it all into new ideas, She believes in the power of doing this together, collaboratively, and that influencing change is possible with good communication, some humour, and a lot of patience! With Nesta Innovation Foundation, and as a freelancer now, she has had the privilege of doing this globally, developing innovative processes and tools across various topics like sexual and reproductive health, mHealth, off-grid refrigerator system, data-driven farming, seed value chain, humanitarian early warning system, cash transfers, and youth self-development and education, amongst others.