Since the beginning of 2014, Eva-Maria Schneider has been Social Policy Coordinator at SOLIDAR, a European network of national non-governmental organisations based in Brussels, which is committed to social justice in Europe and worldwide. She is responsible for European social and employment policy. Previously, she was a Parliamentary Assistant for four years in the European Parliament, where she was responsible, inter alia, for youth and gender equality policies. Eva-Maria Schneider has a degree in administrative sciences and a master's degree in European Studies. She has been working in Brussels since 2008.