head of Brussels office, Democracy in Europe Movement 2025 (DiEM25)
Erik Edman is a full-time organiser for DiEM25, who had responsibilities for coordinating the election campaign of MeRA25, the new Greek party set up by DiEM25, in the May 2019 European elections.
He has worked for a number of Brussels-based NGO’s including Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Europe, first as an intern and later as a project manager. At CSR Europe, he worked on various projects, ranging from environmental sustainability to entrepreneurship education, while also gaining experience in event organisation and advocacy work. He also worked as project manager of the European Students’ Union.
Erik’s background is in history and politics, with an MSc in Political Sociology from the London School of Economics (LSE), and an active past in youth representation and activism. He is Greek and Swedish, born and raised in Athens.
Wednesday 16 October, 19:30 Flemish-Dutch House deBuren, Leopoldstraat 6, 1000 Brussels
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