Stecy Yghemonos is the Executive Director of Eurocarers, the European network working with and for informal carers. Eurocarers brings 73 organisations from 26 countries. Our collective efforts aim to ensure that the growing care needs of the European population are addressed in a universal and equitable way and that the vital contribution of informal carers is valued, recognised and supported.

A trained journalist, Stecy is an EU policy and communication specialist. Over the last seventeen years he has acted as a Project, Advocacy and Communications Director in organisations supporting the implementation and reinforcement of EU policies in the areas of press freedom, social equity, children’s rights, development, health and social care. Together with the Eurocarers Steering Committee he sets the direction of the Eurocarers network, develops and oversees the implementation of the action plan. He is also responsible for the Eurocarers secretariat in Brussels.