Alina Englisch is currently working as an International Graduate Assistant. She is studying in the Master’s program of Crisis Management at ICMS. Before coming to Nepal she obtained a BA in International Social Work and Development at the University of applied sciences in Coburg, Germany. The course included two semesters abroad of which she spent one doing an internship at the NGO Bal Kshetra Nepal and one at the ELTE university in Budapest, Hungary. Additionally she also did an internship in the work field of refugee assistance. After writing the Bachelor Thesis about competition and media representation for humanitarian organizations in disaster relief she wanted to focus on humanitarian activity and disaster management in her Master’s program.