Counter-Trafficking

Ionela Timofte
Project Coordinator, Focal Point Counter-Trafficking
Ionela Timofte is responsible for all counter-trafficking activities of IOM Austria. She is currently implementing two projects on the identification of trafficked persons:  “Asyl-Train - Trainings for identifying trafficked persons and acquiring intercultural competences in the Austrian asylum procedure “ and “Protecting Children in the context of the Refugee and Migrant Crisis in Europe”. Prior to joining IOM, she worked at a language institute and at a translation office. Ionela Timofte studied English and Romance language as well as literature in Bucharest and Vienna, focusing especially on linguistic and cultural studies.  

Phone: +43 (0) 1 585 33 22 24
Fax: +43 (0) 1 585 33 22 30
E-mail: itimofte@iom.int

 

Currently on maternity leave:

Katie Klaffenböck
Project Coordinator
Katie Klaffenböck is responsible for all counter-trafficking activities of IOM Austria. She is currently implementing two projects on the identification of trafficked persons: “Asyl-Train - Trainings for identifying trafficked persons and acquiring intercultural competences in the Austrian asylum procedure” and “ TIP-Train - Awareness-Raising and Training Sessions on Identifying Trafficked Persons”. Before joining IOM Austria, Katie Klaffenböck served as a consultant on migrant smuggling at UNODC. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and a Master's Degree in European Union Studies.

Phone: +43 (0) 1 585 33 46
Fax: +43 (0) 1 585 33 22 30
E-mail: kklaffenboeck@iom.int