Bianca Beneduzi is a performer, activist and researcher. She has her bachelor’s degree in Performing Arts at the State University of Londrina, Brazil and her International Master’s degree in Dance Anthropology from a consortium of four universities in Europe (Université Clermont Auvergne – France, University of Szeged – Hungary, Norwegian University of Science and Technology – Norway and University of Roehampton – United Kingdom). She carried out her research project in dance and ethnographic fieldwork in five shelters for unaccompanied minors, in Athens. She has danced and cooperated with dance projects in Brazil, United States, Hungary, France, Italy and Greece. Currently she continues researching on the topic of dance as a path for social transformation and empowerment and the development of dance-based projects in communities living in social vulnerability, especially in refugee shelters in Athens.