Alyna Smith

Deputy Director
Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants (PICUM)

Alyna is Deputy Director at PICUM (Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants), a network of 164 organisations across more than 30 countries advocating for the rights of undocumented people in Europe and beyond. Prior to her current role, she led PICUM’s work and advocacy on health and access to justice for undocumented people and was the focal point for engagement with legal experts, responsible for the organisation of PICUM’s annual legal seminar on EU law and the rights of undocumented migrants. She has also been the focal point on data protection and digital rights since 2018. Alyna has a background in the life sciences, philosophy and law.