Our Team

Our global evidence-base here at youthpolicy.org is underpinned by a wide network of young researchers, journalists, analysts and experts on youth policy, youth research, youth media and youth work. Below are some of them to give you a taste – we will be extending the page to include every contributor to youthpolicy.org over the next months.

Alex Farrow

Alex is our man of technical assistance.

Andreas Karsten

Andreas is our man at the helm.

Cristina Bacalso

Cristina is our expert for public policy and intern rights.

Ellen Ehmke

Ellen is our expert for biking, implementation and berries.

Lisa Richter

Lisa is a project coordinator that loves watching hippo documentaries.

Paul Frisch

Paul is our media man, lens expert and dog trainer.


Our Youth Policy Review Teams

Abdoul Diallo

Abdoul works on the youth policy review in Guinea.

Aditi Naik

Aditi works on the youth policy review in Nepal.

Ahmed Allouch

Ahmed works on the youth policy review in Tunisia.

Alpha Barry

Alpha works on the youth policy review in Guinea.

Andrea Benavides

Andrea works on the youth policy review in Colombia.

Batjargal Batkhuyag

Batjargal works on the youth policy review in Mongolia.

Bence Ságvári

Bence works on the youth policy review in Hungary.

Carlos Rodríguez

Carlos works on the youth policy review in Colombia.

Cindy Garcia

Cindy works on the youth policy review in Colombia.

Csilla Szabó

Csilla works on the youth policy review in Hungary.

Dabesaki Ikemenjima

Dabesaki works on the policy review in Swaziland.

Daniel Tobón García

Daniel works on the youth policy review in Colombia.

Gerelmaa Amgaabazar

Gerelmaa works on the youth policy review in Mongolia.

Gina Romero

Gina works on the youth policy review in Colombia.

Hleliswa Luhlanga

Hleliswa works on the policy review in Swaziland.

Jan Husák

Jan works on the policy review in the Czech Republic.

Josef Boček

Josef works on the policy review in the Czech Republic.

Juliana Aguilar

Juliana works on the youth policy review in Colombia.

Katalin Széger

Katalin works on the youth policy review in Hungary.

László Milutinovits

László works on the youth policy review in Hungary.

Manfred Zentner

Manfred works on the youth policy review in Hungary.

Martina Novotna

Martina works on the policy review in the Czech Republic.

Michelle Engeler

Michelle works on the youth policy review in Guinea.

Nondumiso Dlamini

Nondumiso works on the policy review in Swaziland.

Ntombikayise Nyoni

Ntombikayise works on the policy review in Swaziland.

Ondřej Bárta

Ondřej works on the policy review in the Czech Republic.

Rayed Khedher

Rayed works on the youth policy review in Tunisia.

Simangele Mavundla

Simangele works on the policy review in Swaziland.

Siyka Kovacheva

Siyka works on the policy review in the Czech Republic.

Velaphi Mamba

Velaphi works on the youth policy review in Swaziland.

Zsófia Fekete

Zsófia works on the youth policy review in Hungary.

Our Youth Policy Contributors

Andy Hix

Andy has made quite a few of our films and documentaries.

Dorota Mołodyńska

Dorota helped kick-start our fact sheet process.

Ellie Hopkins

Ellie has worked on the thematic curation of youthpolicy.org.

Grzegorz Wolszczak

Grzegorz co-authored the first edition of our handbook.

Gyorgy Lissauer

Gyorgy has been a crucial supporter for years.

Leila Younis

Leila has managed our youth in the news series.

Yael Ohana

Yael is the mastermind behind our policy reviews.