Clara Hervás

  • European Public Affairs Junior Manager

Clara Hervás is Junior Public Affairs Manager at EURORDIS, based at the Brussels office.

As part of the European and International Advocacy team, Clara is responsible for a range of advocacy and communication activities, including the creation of reports, research of policy issues, support to advocacy campaigns and daily monitoring of media. She is also part of the taskforce setting up the NGO Committee for Rare Diseases at the United Nations.

Clara has previous experience working for non-governmental organisations. She was Campaign Coordinator for a Belgian development non-profit organisation and also worked for the Information and Communication Technologies Sector Unit of the World Bank.

Clara holds a Bachelor of Arts in Human Geography from the University of Cambridge, as well as a Master of Science in Global Politics from the London School of Economics.

A Spanish national, Clara was born in Luxembourg, grew up in Belgium and moved to the United Kingdom to study. She returned to Brussels in 2016.

Her mother tongue is Spanish and she speaks fluent English and French, as well as basic Italian.

Telephone: +32 2 274 06 14

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