PRESS & MEDIA

Official Bio

Konstantia is a medical geology expert and her mission is to help people introduce scientific knowledge into their daily and work life in order to make healthier choices. She studied geology and she was awarded with two Master degrees: Environmental Geology and Environmental Health. For the past 13 years she was working in diverse professional environments: consulting, research and NGO. She is now a freelance researcher and educator. 

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Talks as Expert

UN #Times Is Now Event

Attending at the UNFICYP and UNDP hosted event ‘#TimeIsNow’ as a panel speaker. The event was also attended by the Under Secretary-General for UN Peacekeeping Operations, Mr. Jean-Pierre Lacroix and the Special Representative of the Secretary-General, Ms. Elizabeth Spehar. 

She-Experts Initiative

Featured expert on geology, environment and health at the She Experts online platform. It is an initiative by the Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies aiming to enhance the visibility and impact of women in their professional capacity, especially across business, politics and industry. 

Media Mentions

Kaleid'her’scope radio programme

Interviewed by Magda Zenon, the host of Kaleid’her’scope a MYCYradio programme by women, for women, about women and between women. Konstantia was featured, together with geologist Mehmet Necdet, to discuss the unique geology of Cyprus and the country’s underexplored potential in geotourism.

Happy Hour tv programme

Interviewed on the daily TV program Happy Hour. Konstantia was featured as a woman in science celebrating the International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2019. It is an introduction video on what is medical geology and how this science applies to the challenges of the planet.

Looking to interview Konstantia? Please send your request and relevant details to info@konstantiaachilleos.com.