Francesca Bitondo

Expertise: 
European defence
NATO
Francesca Bitondo was Research Assistant in IAI's Security and Defence Programme at IAI, where she collaborated mainly on research projects dealing with security and defence at the European level. She graduated in International Relations at the University of Bologna (Forlì campus) and earned a Master’s degree in International Security from Sciences Po Paris. When in Paris, she did an internship at the Embassy of Italy in France, at the Crisis Centre of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the General Directorate of UNESCO. After a Master in Diplomacy at SIOI in Rome, she continued her professional experience in international affairs, working as liaison officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the Italian Presidency of the Council of the European Union and at the Press and Communications Office of the Embassy of France in Italy.

La geopolitica del digitale

Jean Pierre Darnis, Carolina Polito,
Rome, Nuova Cultura, September 2019, 177 p.
In: Quaderni IAI

Il dibattito sulla difesa europea: sviluppi Ue e prospettive nazionali

Francesca Bitondo, Jean Pierre Darnis, Alessandro Marrone [...]
Roma, Camera dei deputati, February 2017, 47 p.
In: Reports for Parliament

What's Next for NATO's Capabilities?

Francesca Bitondo, Miriam Peluffo
Roma, IAI, December 2016, 8 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Challenges to NATO and Italy's Role

Francesca Bitondo, Alessandro Marrone, Paola Sartori
Roma, IAI, November 2016 (updated January 2017), 38 p.
In: Documenti IAI

NATO Defence Planning After the Warsaw Summit

Francesca Bitondo, Paola Sartori
Roma, IAI, November 2016, 7 p.
In: Documenti IAI