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Amaya Lyne

Position: YEU Projects Assistant

Working languages: English; Spanish; French; Italian; Arabic

Email: amaya(AT)

Amaya Lyne recently joined YEU’s team as an intern working on different YEU projects.

She is currently undertaking her Master’s in Human Rights and Conflict Management at the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna in Pisa. Amaya first moved to Brussels in 2017, after graduating in International Relations and Spanish, where she soon started volunteering with the Red Cross and other local NGOs and associations working alongside migrants, refugees, asylum seekers and homeless people.

Aside from thriving in multicultural contexts, Amaya also enjoys learning new languages. She is half English and half French, but also speaks Spanish fluently and practices her Italian and Arabic when she can. Amaya is passionate about Human Rights and strongly believes in social cohesion through community-based projects.

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YEU has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 727066