Lucie Belzile is a first-year student in the International Relations and Diplomacy Advanced Master. Born and raised in Montreal, Canada, she previously graduated with Distinction from McGill University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History.
During her undergraduate degree, Lucie was a Research Assistant at McGill University, focusing on issues of transitional justice in Cambodia.
With DRIVE, she aims to focus on research and outreach. She is particularly interested in security problems relating to extremism and how States build policies to mitigate these threats. Moreover, she also believes that outreach is a fundamental part of this project as DRIVE’s findings have the potential to impact all corners of Europe.