Ruben Fierens

Researcher - Belgium

Ruben has a Master in Criminal law, an LL.M. Master Degree in European Law and an advanced Master in International Relations and Diplomacy. Ruben has previously done internships for the Embassy of Belgium in Paris and UNHCR in Brussels. He is currently occupied as a legal assistant for the AIDA-project at the European Council on Refugees and Exiles. He has had an interest in refugee protection and is trying to build a career in the field. He strongly believes in the IWB-project because he feels that many European citizens would support a new legal framework on asylum.