Elena Imbimbo Rathgeber is Deputy Head at ICRA (Independent Conflict Research and Analysis). She holds a University Degree in Foreign Languages from Catholic University (Russian major) – Milan (Italy) and a Master’s Degree in International Journalism from City University – London (UK). She worked in the publishing and media industry in Italy, Switzerland and England. She now lives in the US.
Elena carries out analysis of generic conflict issues; she coordinates and supports existing ICRA training programmes. She researches and produces ICRA’s Central Asia Journal, and works extensively in preparing the lessons in conflict management and ICRA discussion papers. She has created the ICRA website, and is in charge of editing and managing it.