Yelena is the Events Coordinator and is a final year Law Student at SOAS.
Her passion lies in the intersection of legal accountability and responsibility, with growing and emerging African states. She has interned with K2 Intelligence, on Ethics and Compliance for Africa and the Middle East, and with Naylor Solicitors in the United Kingdom. At SOAS, she founded and is president of the People for Prisoner’s Society, which aims to support fundamental human rights of prisoners in African states with poor prison conditions. She is also a Brand Ambassador for Barbri International.