Stefania Benaglia is a Public Diplomacy and an India Expert. She currently works for the Public Diplomacy Project of the European Union Delegation to India. Stefania is also 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.