Olha Mykhailyshyn

Deputy Head of Emmaus Center, Ukrainian Catholic University

CV summary

Olha Mykhailyshyn is Deputy Head of the Emmaus Centre of Support for Persons with Special Needs at the Ukrainian Catholic University. After graduating from Ivan Franko National University in Lviv with an MA degree in Law and later in Finance in 2003, Olha has been working as a legal advisor for more than 16 years. She eventually defended the barrister-at-law certificate. Starting from February 2019, Olha radically changed the direction of her activity and interests to social work, where espousal of different kinds of professionals is urgently needed.  During this time she carried out fundraising activities, managed projects, participated in the presentation of the Center both in Ukraine and internationally.


  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

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  • Generalitat de Catalunya