Juncal Fernández-Garayzábal is MSc in International Cooperation for Development. She is currently also a PhD candidate at Comillas Pontifical University (Madrid, Spain). Her fields of study comprehend conflicts, forced migrations, organised crime and security. The main focus of her work up to now has been the political, social and economic consequences of human trafficking. Her research has developed through collaboration in projects with different research institutes, both in Spain and at international level. Moreover, she has combined her academic knowledge with field experiences in different countries. While at ISIM she intends to further write her dissertation, focusing on trafficking among refugee population, and will take courses to broaden her knowledge on this issue.