Xenia Constantinou has studied political science at the University of Cyprus and she received her Master’s in International Relations from the Essex University of UK. She has worked as a coordinator, trainer and facilitator on topics such as conflict resolution and empowerment of young people. She has been trained by the CoE on Human Rights in Education and worked at School of International Training (SIT) Vermont youth camps (USA). She has worked for the University of Cyprus for 14 consecutive years as responsible for European competitive grants with emphasis on the fields of research and innovation. She is a former Member of the Cyprus Parliament and she is currently the Secretary of Political Planning for the Democratic Rally and a member of the Executive Bureau.