Ruth Ruiz's Background
Ruth graduated with a degree in Law with specialisation in European Affairs from the Catholic University of Leuven (Belgium).
She undertook internships within the European Commission and The European Federation of Organisations working with Homeless people (FEANTSA), and worked as a researcher for the College of Europe.
She became acquainted with the alcohol field through her position in Rauxa, an organisation helping homeless people with alcohol dependence.
She took up the post of Policy Officer in Eurocare in May 2006.
Ruth is Spanish mother tongue and fluent in English and French.