Cynthia Maincent



Cynthia manages administration and finances for all activities at Urban Refugees. Graduating from the Solvay Business School in Brussels, her professional background led her from academic research to financial and administrative management for different NGOs (Handicap International, Médecins Sans Frontières), including some years of itinerant travel and providing services to web entrepreneurs. This rewarding progression allowed her to build a rigorous, analytical and human working approach.

Our impact

  • 3700

    refugees have better access to education and livelihood opportunities

  • 40

    countries in which our partner NGOs are implementing solutions

  • 490

    refugee children benefit from mathematics, english, art and sports classes

  • 700

    women can now support their families

  • 650

    refugees have access to critical healthcare and safety information

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