Polina Slavcheva

Polina Slavcheva is a project coordinator in the field of climate, journalism and women's rights. She has been part of the BlueLink team since 2022. Polina holds a BA in Journalism (American University in Bulgaria, 2005) and an MA in Creative Writing (Poetry) (University of Houston, USA, 2011).

She has been working in the public and non-profit sectors since 2011 as a communications expert in the fields of agriculture, ecology, independent art, and civil dialogue. She has three years of experience as a journalist (2005-2007) at Edno Magazine, Capital Weekly and The Sofia Echo, and the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN). As a BIRN Fellow in 2007, she investigated the political reasons for long-standing delays in building important transport connections in Eastern Europe.