Ph.D. in Compared Analysis of Democracies, Matteo Bassoli is now a researcher at the University eCampus. His major research subjects are multi-level governance issues in public policies with special reference to public and private decision-making networks. His activity has also focused on social and political participation of young people, women and minorities. He has collaborated with several research institutes and entities, including the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA), the Bocconi University, the Collegio Carlo Alberto in Turin, Oxfam UK and ICF Consulting. He is Chairman and founder of Refugees Welcome Italia Onlus, an association engaged in welcoming migrants and refugees at dedicated centres.