Aleksandra Ivanković

Aleksandra graduated from the Faculty of Law of the University in Beglrade and holds an MSt in International human rights law from the University of Oxford. For ten years she worked on different aspects of rights protection in Bosnia and Herzegovina and then also in the Registry of the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. For a while she worked as Senior Legal Officer in Mental Disability Advocacy Centre in Budapest, where she led the strategic litigation team before national courts in a number of European states, as well as represented clients in the proceedings before the European Court of Human Rights and different international protection mechanisms. Aleksandra is currently Executive Director of Inclusion Europe, the European network which gathers almost 70 organisations from 40 countries and advocates for the rights of persons with intellectual disabilities and their families.