European University Institute State of the Union
Speakers -  State of the Union


Cristina Giachi

Cristina Giachi is Deputy Mayor of Florence since 2014. She graduated in Law from the University of Florence and in 2000 she obtained her PhD in Roman and Ancient Law from the University of Padova. She has been a researcher in Roman Law at the University of Florence since 2001 and coordinator of the scientific activities of the doctoral programme at the Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane (SUM) from 2005 to 2010, when she joined the provincial assembly of ‘Partito Democratico’. Since 2008 she serves as City Councillor for University, Research and Youth Policy; since 2011 she is also in charge of European Funds, Equal Opportunities and Education for the City of Florence.