Tea Hadžiristić was born June 26 1990 in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and grew up in Toronto. She recently completed her MSc in International Relations Theory at the London School of Economics. She finished her undergraduate degree at the University of Toronto with a double major in political science and international relations. At YUCOM she works on projects focused on gender equality, LGBT rights, judicial monitoring, and social housing.
She is especially interested in human rights protection, gender politics, LGBT rights, and transitional justice.