Galina Semya

Galina Semya is the head of the Child Welfare Department and a professor of psychology at the Capital Financial Humanitarian Academy in Moscow and a co-chair of the Expert Council for the State Duma Committee on Family, Women and Children. She focuses on  social work, orphan interest and rights protection, and the prevention of family crisis. Dr. Semya graduated with a PhD in Mathematics and Physics and  has previously worked for UNICEF and SOS Children’s Villages in different countries.