Advisory Board

The Advisory Board is a sounding board for the Expert Group, providing input to the development of the program, assisting implementation and promoting the project.

The Advisory Board consists of representatives from institutions in different countries with a mandate to prevent radicalization and extremism and/or to promote human rights education and education for democracy.

 ​They are representatives from institutions working directly with and/or representing schools, teachers and students and experts on policy and practice in education, radicalization and extremism in target countries.​


Catherine Sztencel, Director of Odyssée asbl


Cecilia Decara, Chief Adviser Communication and Engagement Department, The Danish Institute for Human Rights


Fabrice Teicher, former Deputy Head of the Holocaust Memorial in Paris education department. Trainer on radicalisation issues and an expert of the Radicalisation Awareness Network (RAN).

Ivan Burel, PhD student, Université de Lille, representing Association des professeurs d’Histoire et de Géographie


Britta Kollberg, Head of Development & Fundraising and General Manager Political Education, Amadeu Antonio Foundation


Lars Gudmundson, Director of The Learning Centre at Utøya

Cathrine Thorleifsson, researcher Center for Research on Extremism (C-REX)


Jennie Sivenbring, Senior Lecturer at The Segerstedt Institute

United Kingdom

Liz Moorse, Chief Executive, Association for citizenship teaching (ACT)

International organisations

Haldis Holst, Deputy General Secretary at Education International

Eleni Christodoulou, Consultant for UNDP and former research fellow The Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research in Germany