Roy Virah-Sawmy is Programme Officer for Civitates. He joined NEF as an intern in March 2017 and has been present since the inception of this initiative. With an academic background in law, he worked in the legal field in Mauritius, his home country and also has experience in journalism. He had the opportunity to live in Mauritius, England and France. His personal and professional life has now led him to Brussels.
Roy holds a LLM in Human Rights Law and International law from the Brussels School of International Studies (University of Kent) and a LLB, English and French law, from the University of Kent and University of Bordeaux. Roy is fluent in English and French.