Ms Regina De Dominicis was appointed as the UNICEF Representative in Serbia active as of 23rd August 2018, when she assumed her duties and took over responsibility for the activities of the Country Office.
Prior to this appointment, she served as UNICEF Representative in Morocco and, before that, as deputy representative in Turkey, where she played an important role in developing a strategic partnership with the EU for the CEE-CIS region.
She has also worked at the European Commission, and during her career, she managed programmes related to human rights in Montenegro, as well as the modernisation of education systems. She also served during this period on the Kosovo emergency (under UNSC Resolution 1244).
After earning her Laurea di Dottore in Political Sciences at LUISS University in Rome, she specialised in European studies at the College of Europe in Belgium, where she also gained her Masters’ degree in 1999.
Ms De Dominicis is accompanied in Serbia by her husband and daughter.