Philomena Apiko

Head – AU-EU relations


Philomena Apiko is the head of ECDPM's AU-EU relations team.

Philomena specialises in AU-EU relations, AU reforms, trade and regional integration, gender, governance, democracy and human rights, and international law and justice.

Philomena holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in human rights law from the University of Cape Town, as well as a master’s degree in international law and economics from the World Trade Institute in Bern.

Prior to joining ECDPM, Philomena worked as a legal researcher at Ditshwanelo – The Botswana Centre for Human Rights.


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