Cristina Sala i Soler

Cristina Sala i Soler

Communications Assistant

Professional experience

Cristina Sala i Soler is Communications Assistant at CIDOB, in particular for the BRIDGES project, which assesses the impact and production of migration narratives in Europe. She holds a BA in Journalism by Universitat de València (UV) and a MA in International Relations by the Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals (IBEI). She is currently pursuing a PhD at Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), where she is also part-time lecturer in International Relations. She has previous experience in media and the private sector, as well as in other EU-funded projects: as Research and Communications Manager of the think tank network EuroMeSCo, led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed), and Research Assistant for the MENARA project, coordinated by CIDOB. Her areas of interest include the Middle East and North Africa, Euro-Mediterranean relations, and the role of religious transnational actors in world politics.

  • Middle East and North Africa Regional Architecture: Mapping geopolitical shifts, regional order and domestic transformations

    MENARA

    Middle East and North Africa Regional Architecture: Mapping geopolitical shifts, regional order and domestic transformations

    The MENARA Project analyses the drivers of change for the regional order in the Middle East and North Africa and the implications of those geopolitical shifts for Europe.

  • BRIDGES

    Assessing the production and impact of migration narratives

    The main objective of BRIDGES is to understand the causes and consequences of migration narratives in a context of increasing politicization and polarization