Daria Paprocka

Daria Paprocka
MA in Political Sciences, Silesian University, Katowice
PhD in Political Sciences, Łódź University

DariaPaprocka has over 15 years working experience for international organizations such as the United Nations, UNICEF, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), the European Union and the Council of Europe. During that time, she worked inter alia in Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Serbia and Ukraine. Dr. Paprocka wrote her PhD thesis on Afghanistan´s political system, capitalizing on the experience she had acquired as a Political Affairs Officer at the United Nations Mission in Afghanistan.

Since 2010, Dr. Paprockahas been workingas an electoral consultant, participating in a number of election observation missions of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights, in her capacity of Political Analyst or Deputy Head of Mission. Dr. Paprocka has also been working for the Council of Europe and the European Commission for Democracy through Law (the Venice Commission), providing advisory support to election management bodies. Currently, in cooperation with a local NGO, she is preparing a study on political financing in Moldova.

Dr. Paprocka is a member of Amnesty International and is fluent in English, Russian and Spanish.