Laura-Marie Estermann

Trainee – The Rights of Children and Youth

Laura-Marie joined the World Future Council in February 2021. She supports the team on the Rights of Children and Youth.

Laura is studying European Studies in a trinational Master’s programme at Johannes Gutenberg-University in Mainz, Opole and Dijon. She holds a degree in International Management with a focus on Latin America from the European University in Flensburg. During her studies, she worked in Mexico for one year, managing international exchange programmes for a German company. She also did an internship at a political foundation in Belgrade, where she learned more about the political situation in Serbia and the EU accession process.

Furthermore, Laura did a voluntary service before her bachelor’s degree in Tanzania and supported a project for orphans and low-income families in Himo. In this year she was able to gain her first impressions of development policy and foster her interest in development and governance policy.