who we are meet the team Regional Teams Americas Team Lara Cansizoglu Lara Cansizoglu is an Americas team researcher. Lara studies Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) in Italy. She has volunteered for several NGOs helping special need kids and refugees in Jordan. She fluently speaks English, Italian, Turkish and French and can converse in Arabic and Spanish. Her main interests are refugees and International relations. She resides in Geneva, Switzerland.