Experts & Staff

Mattia Toaldo

ECFR Alumni · Senior Policy Fellow

Areas of expertise

Libya, Middle East Peace process, Israeli and Palestinian politics, Migrations, EU policy in the southern Mediterranean


English, French, Italian


Mattia used to work for ECFR as senior policy fellow until January 2018.






In the media

El Mundo quotes Mattia Toaldo on Saif al Islam and his desire to reconquer Libya. 

Mattia Toaldo is quoted about Italy's approach to migration and Minniti's deal to keep migrants in Libya

Mattia Toaldo tells Politico that Libya's Haftar recognises that migration is the key to international legitimacy

Mattia Toaldo is quoted by “The Guardian” on the return of Saif al-Islam, son of former Libyan dictator, to Libyan politics as he is released from detention

Mattia Toaldo speaks to RFI about the Libyan Prime Minister's meeting with President Trump and his wish to lift the arms embargo