Kira is a European from Finland. She has been involved in a number of European initiatives. At 19 she wrote a dissertation for University of Helsinki on "The Convergence on National and European Identities". At 21 she became Chair of the Young European Movement London, as well as Academic Events and Liaison Officer of the University College London European Society. She is currently studying European Social and Political Studies "I have always felt European first and foremost. In a world of giants, Europe must become a giant itself."