Ms. Olga Correa Pinillos is a Technical Officer on International Migration working at the ILO since 2008. Ms. Correa works on project design, implementation and backstopping vairous technical cooperation projects being implemented in Latin-America, also collaborates with the thematic window on Yout, Employment and Migration (YEM) of the Millennium Development Goal Achievement Fund (MDGF). In addition, she has contributed to the International Migration Programme by analysing data for the programme's development and research studies, drafting component fo rreports and ILO publications and facilitating module traiing to ILO's constituents.
Before working at the ILO, Ms. Correa coordinated a unit on educational cooperation in Colombia (Centro Colombo Americano) and assisted a Latin-American - Catalonian centre of cultural cooperation for development in Spain (Casa América Catalunya). She graduated from the Universidad Externado de Colombia n Communications and Journalism; and holds a Master in International Relations from the Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internationals (IBEI) and a post graduate diploma in Diversity Management: Citizenship and immigration from the Universitat Pompeu Fabra. She is currently a PhD candidate at the University of Geneva focussing on the subject of social dialogue and migration.
Work areas: Circular and temporary migration schemes; Social dialogue and migration; Gender and migration: Migration and media, Latin America.