Tania Lessenska is responsible for the Western Balkans and Turkey strands of the Wider Europe Programme. She is in pursuit of a BA in Political Sciences in English at the New Bulgarian University. Prior to joining ECFR, she did two internships at the ECFR Sofia office.
Tania has worked and volunteered in Israel in the fields of child care. During her time there she was also a part of activities striving towards ending the occupation. She takes strong interest in the field of political psychology.