Nadeshda Jayakody is an alumnus of Leiden University, graduating from the Advanced Masters in European and International Human Rights Law (Cum Laude) in 2016. She holds Bachelors Degrees in Law (Hons) and Arts from Australia with study abroad experiences in Switzerland and Costa Rica. She is an admitted lawyer in Australia.
Nadeshda is currently interning at the International Bar Association’s Human Rights institute in London. Her research interests include rule of law promotion, development, transitional justice and asylum seeker and refugee rights.