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The employees carry out the day-to-day work.

Democracy International's office is based in Cologne, Germany.

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Daniel Schily
Daniel Schily is a Board member of Democracy International. He is one of the co-founders of Democracy International, and has dedicated his life...
Andreas Müller is the Managing Director of Democracy International e.V. in Cologne, Germany. Andreas Müller has studied Political and Social...
Caroline Vernaillen
Caroline Vernaillen is responsible for Democracy International’s Public Relations and Global Community building. She studied International Relations...
Klaus Hofmann
Dr. Klaus Hofmann is responsible for the "Direct Democracy" Navigator, an online research tool on all the instruments of direct democracy in the...
Daniela Vancic
As the European Program Manager, Daniela Vancic is responsible for managing Democracy International’s campaigns. Daniela received her bachelor’s...
Anne Hardt
Anne has been in charge of Campaigning and Fundraising at Democracy International since April 2018. Her bachelor's degree in Social Sciences with a...
As project and communication officer, Josephine Schnee is responsible for the Democracy International newsletter.
Sophie Laskus
As the social media manager, Sophie Laskus is in charge of public relations activities and coordinating Democracy International’s social media...
Anna Proskurina
Anna Proskurina studied at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv and has a Bachelor's degree in Applied Mathematics.
Londeka Mgwaba
Londeka studied at the University of the Witwaterstand in Johannesburg South Africa. She holds a Bachelors of Arts Degree majoring in Political...
Obakeng Kamela
Obakeng Kamela is an accounting student from South Africa. He is currently the European Programme Aide at Democracy International under the weltwärts...
Dr. Raban Daniel Fuhrmann is Director of the Academy for a Learning Democracy, which aims to empower democracy developers to enable our democracies...

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