Letícia joined the MRN board in April 2020 as the Secretary to the Board.
She is the Networks & LEAG Officer at the research and advocacy NGO Focus on Labour Exploitation (FLEX). Previously, she worked supporting the engagement of grassroots and community organisations in international human rights mechanisms, provided assistance to people seeking asylum in the UK and conducted research on rights-based approaches to migration.
Letícia is a first generation migrant in the UK and third generation in Brazil. She’s passionate about ensuring migrants are entitled to and can exercise comprehensive socioeconomic rights, irrespective of immigration status. Letícia moved to the UK in 2015 to pursue a MSc in Social Policy and Development at the London School of Economics.