Stefania Benaglia is India Associate fellow at the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI). Her research focuses on EU-India relations, South Asia, EU foreign and security policy, security and defence. In 2014 she moved in Delhi, where she focused her research on EU-India defence cooperation. In 2017 she moved back to Brussels, where she continues working on EU-India relations. She previously worked for the EU, NATO Parliamentary Assembly, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, and the International Institute of Counter-Terrorism in Israel. Stefania holds a MA in strategic studies from the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University, a MA in International Development from the University of Pavia and a BA from University of Bologna.