Resume

cvI have more then 12 years of professional experience of policy, advocacy and representation. My expertise make up a broad and long knowledge of human rights, management, leadership and participatory democracy. Find my full resume on my LinkedIn profile.

Employment

  • Policy & Advocacy Adviser, Social Platform, Belgium 2014 – 2018 (read my blog)
  • Policy & Advocacy Officer, Social Platform, Belgium 2010-2014
  • Program Officer, the Swedish Association for Sexuality Education (RFSU), Sweden 2009-2010
  • Policy & Advocacy Officer, the Swedish Federation for LGBT Rights (RFSL), Sweden 2005-2009
  • Project Manager, the Swedish Youth Federation for LGBT Rights, Sweden 2005
  • Guest Speaker/Lecturer, RFSL (Regional branch), Sweden 1999-2005
  • Research Assistant, University of Lund, Department of Sociology, Sweden 2002-2003
  • Substitute Teacher, Lernia, Sweden 2002
  • Youth Leader, International Women’s Organisation /RFSL Malmö, Sweden 2001-2003

Education

  • Master of Arts, Major in International Migration and Ethnic Relation, University of Malmö, Sweden (2005) 2015 – my thesis (Merit)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Major in International Migration and Ethnic Relation, University of Malmö, Sweden (2002-2004) 2014 – my thesis (Merit)
  • International Relations and Sociology, University of Toronto, Canada 2003-2004
  • Gender Studies, University of Lund, Sweden 2000-2001

Representative roles

  • Member of the European Migration Forum’s Bureau, European Commission and the European Economic and Social Committee, Belgium 2016 – 2018
  • Member of the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights Advisory Panel, Austria 2014 – 2017
  • Volunteer for Asylos.eu, Belgium 2015 – 2017
  • Member of an online think tank Policylab.eu, co-curator of a newsletter the European Interest, Belgium 2015 – 2017
  • President of RFSL, Branch of Malmö, Sweden: 2004-2005 (also member of the board 2000-2002)
  • President of RFSL National Youth Federation, Sweden 2002-2003
  • Secretary of RFSL’s National board of Directors, Sweden 2001-2003