Virginie Amato, Europe Regional Coordinator (Brussels, Belgium) 

Virginie Amato joined WFM-IGP in 2008, as the Europe Regional Coordinator for the Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC) program. Ms. Amato is responsible for spearheading the CICC’s advocacy in and strategy development and implementation activities the greater Europe region. She works closely with CICC members in Europe, including in countries in which the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court is undertaking preliminary examinations or investigations. She also represents the CICC before the European Union, defining and implementing policy initiatives with EU institutions and Member States.  Prior to this role, Ms. Amato held the position of Senior ProgrammeOfficer for Europe and Programme Officer for Europe in the CICC program. Ms. Amato holds a Master’s degree in International and European Law focusing on international criminal and humanitarian law, and a Law degree from Aix-Marseille Paul Cézanne University, in France. She also studied at Università degliStudi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy. Ms. Amato speaks French, English, Spanish, Italian and is currently learning Russian.  
Email: amato@coalitionfortheicc.org 

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Matteo Tonella, Program Associate 
(The Hague) 

Matteo Tonella joined WFM-IGP in April 2018 as a Program Associate in the International Secretariat of the Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC). He coordinates CICC meetings and events. Mr. Tonella previously worked in the NGO sector in Italy on youth, peacebuilding and international criminal justice matters.  Mr. Tonella holds two master’s degrees – in Law and International Relations – achieved cum laude, and has a long history of participation in academic students’ associations focused on international and humanitarian themes. Mr. Tonella speaks English and Italian, and is currently learning French.  
Email: tonella@coalitionfortheicc.org  

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Carmela Garcia, Americas Associate (Lima, Peru)

Carmela García joined the World Federalist Movement – Institute for Global Policy (WFM-IGP) as a Fellow in the Coalition for the International Criminal Court’s Americas Regional Office. Carmela supports the organisation’s outreach in the Americas and ensures the flow of information to interested NGOs and members of the public. She engages in human rights research in the region, and assists the organization of events by WFM-IGP and CICC member organizations. Ms. García graduated from the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru in 2015 where she received a Bachelor of Laws degree. She obtained a Diploma on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in 2016 and is currently enrolled for a Master’s Program on Human Rights at the same university. Prior to joining WFM-IGP, Ms. García served as research assistant at the Institute of Democracy and Human Rights of the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru and worked as an intern at the Peruvian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ General Directorate for Treaties. Ms. Garcia speaks Spanish, English, French, Italian and German. 
Email: garcia@coalitionfortheicc.org  

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Agustina Bidart, Spanish Communications Officer (Buenos Aires, Argentina) 

Agustina Bidart joined the World Federalist Movement – Institute for Global Policy (WFM-IGP) as a Spanish Communications Officer in the Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC) program. She leads on the creation, translation and dissemination of CICC communications for the Spanish audience. Ms. Bidart obtained a B.A. in Social Communication in 2006 from the Universidad CatólicaArgentina in Buenos Aires. Prior to joining the CICC program, Agustina worked in a local press agency, a graphic design/editorial studio and a translation agency. Ms. Bidart speaks Spanish and English. 
Email: bidart@coalitionfortheicc.org  

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