Sophie de Rivaz begins her mandate as a Member of the Board of CCIG on August 2019. She currently works as a development policy officer at Fastenopher/Swiss Catholic Lenten Fund, particularly on issues of fair trade and sustainability. After her studies in Political Science in France and in Development Studies in Geneva, she has been mainly active in the work with NGOs, around the themes, on one hand, of asylum and migration and, on the other hand, on development issues and alternatives to dominant economic practices and theories.