Sorin Mereacre is the President of East Europe Foundation, formerly known as Eurasia Foundation Representative Office in Moldova. Sorin holds a Ph.D. in international private law from Bucharest State University and B.A. in Law from the State University of Moldova. He joined Eurasia Foundation as a Projects Officer in 1998. He has extensive experience in working with various international donors and institutions such as the World Bank, the European Commission, Sida, USAID, DANIDA, UNDP, OSCE and others.
Sorin was a member of the governmental task force for the implementation and monitoring of the U.S. Millennium Challenge Account Threshold Country Plan, representative of the Eurasia Foundation Moldova office in the Anticorruption Alliance of NGOs, member of the NGO expert advisory group to the Moldovan Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He is one of the leading experts of the Civic Coalition for Free and Fair Elections and a member of the Civil Society Donor’s Group in Moldova.
Between February 2010 and March 2012 he has served as the Chairperson of the National Participation Council comprised out of 30 leading NGOs in Moldova and as a chair he participated in the sittings of the Cabinet of Ministers providing the feedback from the NPC members to the Prime-Minister and Ministers.