Head of Communications at Forum Alpbach, Western Balkans, and political activism expert
Teresa Reiter is a journalist by training and a foreign and security policy expert. She reported on European and foreign affairs for various European media for almost a decade. She spent several years working as a policy advisor for NEOS, the liberal party in the Austrian Parliament. She covered foreign and European policy, migration, defence and development cooperation. In 2019 she stood as a candidate in the elections to the European Parliament to support the Austrian liberals’ strong pro-European position. Her deep expertise in the Western Balkans and the EU’s enlargement policy in the region is reflected in much of her work. Teresa holds degrees in German language and literature, journalism and international affairs from the University of Vienna, the Kingston University in London and the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna.
FRINGE EVENT: The Geopolitics of EU Enlargement and Democracy – 6 MAY 2021 – 19:50-20:40 (CEST)