Sophia Zademack

Researcher, Editor, South East Europe and Black Sea Region

Sophia has joined the Plattform in December 2021 as part of the South EastEurpe/ Black Sea Region Team. She has contributed to various reports as a co-editor, copy editor and author.

Sophia is currently pursuing her PhD at the University of Zurich in the field of business and human rights. She holds a Master of Law from the University of Zurich and an LL.M. Degree from the University of Amsterdam with specialization in public international law.

During and after her studies, Sophia has worked with various NGOs and was part of a Human Rights Observer Mission in Colombia in 2018, where she worked with rural communities in the Magdalena Medio region.

She‘s also an active Alumna of the scholarship program „Stiftung der DeutschenWirtschaft (sdw)“.

  • International Criminal Law
  • Law of Armed Conflict/ International Humanitarian Law
  •  Business and Human Rights
  • Transitional Justice
  • Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Victims Rights
  •  Universal Jurisdiction
  •  South East Europe
  •  Latin America
  •  Middle East
  •  English
  •  German
  •  Spanish
  •  French