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The Team

THE TEAM

Claudia Campistol

Holds a doctorate in criminology from the University of Lausanne. After her studies at the University of Barcelona (M.A. Psychology), she worked for four years in the Juvenile Justice Department of Catalonia...

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Claudia Campistol – Project Manager - data collection on Juvenile Justice

Claudia Campistol holds a PhD. in Criminology from the University of Lausanne. She has been employed for seven years as a researcher, assistant and partially as a professor at the University of Lausanne. In the last passed years she has part-time worked with the Terre des hommes Foundation as a scientific collaborator. She is presently part-time working with the International institute for the rights of the child in the Data collection project on juvenile justice. She is also coordinator of the pilot project Objectif Désistance (Commission latine de probation, Lausanne) that supports people under probation for a gradual disengagement from delinquent behaviour.

Cédric Foussard

Is a child justice expert, working internationally. He is currently coordinator of the Global Initiative on Justice with Children and Advisor in Advocacy and Global Training for the Terre des...

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Cédric Foussard – Advocacy and Global Learning Senior Advisor

Cédric Foussard is an expert on justice for children, working at international level. He is currently coordinator of the Global Initiative on Justice with children and he is Advocacy and Global Learning Senior Advisor for the Terre des hommes Foundation. For almost two decades, he has been working on the improvement of child justice systems all over the globe in order to bring a global approach to children rights, especially for children in conflict with the law. He has contributed to several international and European publications on access to justice for children.

Mélanie Tiago

Is a researcher at the School of Criminal Sciences at the University of Lausanne. It is involved in the collection, processing and analysis of data not only within the framework of the Annual Penitentiary Statistics of the Council...

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Mélanie Tiago – Project Manager – data collection on Juvenile Justice

Mélanie M. Tiago works as a researcher for the school of criminal sciences of the University of Lausanne and for the International institute for the rights of the child. She is involved in the collection, processing, and analysis of data in the context of the Annual Prison Statistics of the Council of Europe (SPACE) since 2015, as well as in the context of a project concerning children in contact with the law launched by the International institute for the rights of the child in collaboration with the Terre des Hommes Foundation since 2021. She also collaborates, since 2021, with the Swiss association ESEHA in the collection and analysis of statistical data.

Yann Colliou

Yann Colliou is co-director of the International Institute for the Rights of the Child and directs the Access to Justice program of the Terre des hommes Foundation. He coordinates the development of the Institute...

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Yann Colliou – Co-Director

Yann Colliou is co-director of the International Child Rights Institute and lead the Terre des hommes Foundation Access to Justice Programme. He is an expert on children rights and child justice issues and has been strongly engaged in global advocacy on justice with children. He has over 30 years of experience in the fields of humanitarian aid and development aid. He has been guiding more specifically his work and reflections on customary justice, legal pluralism and non-custodial measures, supervising research and the implementation of activities in Africa, the Middle East and Latin America.

Steven Fricaud

Is co-director of the International Institute for the Rights of the Child, member of the management committee of the Terre des Hommes Foundation and vice-president of the Terre des Hommes International Federation. He previously served as...

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Steven Fricaud – Co-Director

Steven Fricaud is Co-Director of the International institute for the rights of the child, a member of the Management Committee of the Terre des Hommes Foundation and Vice-President of the Terre des Hommes International Federation. He has previously held the positions of Director of Humanitarian Operations of the Terre des Hommes Foundation, Deputy Director of Emergency Operations and various country representative positions in Asia, the Middle East and Africa for human rights and children's rights organizations

Adeline Morandini

Holder of a master's degree in international relations from the Graduate Institute of International Studies, Adeline Morandini worked for several years in the field of social assistance before moving into the management of...

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Adeline Morandini – Coordinator

Adeline Morandini holds a Master's degree in international relations from the Graduate Institute of International Studies. She worked for several years in the field of social assistance before turning to project management in international cooperation, notably at the Terre des hommes Foundation in Lausanne. Coordinator at the International Institute for the Rights of the Child since 2020, she is also involved in the organisation of events related to the promotion of children's rights at the University of Geneva.

Claudia Cordes

Claudia Cordes holds a master's degree in Social Sciences and has more than 10 years of experience in the field of children's rights with United Nations agencies, governmental bodies, and non-governmental...

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Claudia Cordes - Project Coordinator MOOC.ch

Claudia Cordes holds a master's degree in Social Sciences and has more than 10 years of experience in the field of children's rights with United Nations agencies, governmental bodies, and non-governmental organizations. She has worked in the field of child protection in Ghana, Liberia, Tanzania, Mexico, Afghanistan, and Germany and recently joined the International Child Rights Institute as a capacity building specialist and project coordinator.