Sabine Scherer

Sabine is project coordinator and in charge of the contents and the overall implementation of the #danubemovements bootcamp. As project coordinator of the teamGLOBAL network and education expert and initiator of various projects she has lots of experience in project management.

Duc Nguyen
Infinity / teamGLOBAL

Duc is a serial founder of social organisations, which focus on solving local problems with a global mindset. Before his business studies he was the head of the Lower Saxonian Youth Parliament and a peer-educator for teamGLOBAL. With his background on social entrepreneurship and digital transformation Duc is an ideal candidate to moderate our event.

Max Schwendemann

Max is a DENK GLOBAL! associate and part of the organization team of the #danubemovements bootcamp. He is an expert for public relations and political campaigning and as member of teamGLOBAL he has gained experience with peer to peer education.

Jakob Wolski


Jakob is Co-Founder of INFINITY Deutschland e.V., where he has acquired a broad knowledge pool around community management & engagement. He is working as a freelancer for the innovation consultancy KNOWEAUX Applied Futures and is passionate about redesigning social spaces and experiences around meaningful values.

Paul F. Langer

Paul is one of the founders of DENK GLOBAL! and has been in charge of the funding and the accounts of its projects. For the last 15 years he was also involved in multiple Danube Region related projects mostly linked to his work for the European Danube Academy.

Nina Fries

Nina is in charge of the programme and methods of the #danubemovements bootcamp. She is CEO of DENK GLOBAL! and has extensive expertise in development of peer-education methods. Besides DENK GLOBAL! Nina is working in public education service.

Damjan Zdravev

Civil Rights Defenders

Damjan is Programme Officer at Civil Rights Defenders where he works on the advancement and protection of human rights through empowerment and evidence-based advocacy. He is an activist, with fifteen years of experience with civil society in Macedonia and the Western Balkans as a member of various NGOs and initiatives; working on issues of democratic development, civic engagement and community mobilization. He holds an MA in Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding from the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at the Eastern Mennonite University.

Bojana Spalević

Balkans, let’s get up!

Bojana is currently working on the project Create! Include! Participate! developed by the Balkans, let’s get up! Organisation in cooperation with two regional organisations. Bojana has a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and after her studies in Serbia, she got a DAAD scholarship and continued her education in Stuttgart, Germany. As she likes to say the guiding star of her life is her majesty, Communication. Within the project Create! Include! Participate! she is engaged as a communication expert. She is passionate about non-formal education and youth programs worldwide.

Marina Jarčević

Balkans, let’s get up!

Marina’s fields of interests are multiculturalism, human rights and active citizenship. She has a Bachelor degree in International relations obtained on Faculty of Political Studies, University of Belgrade and has taken training on diversity management, peacebuilding and critical thinking to be able to take an active role in the building of the better Balkans. She participated in Balkans, let’s get up! programme in 2018 and after a few months started working for BLGU org. Within BLGU org. Marina is mainly responsible for the partnership on the Tandem Western Balkans project, and coordination of further partnerships since 2020.

Milos Budimir 

Don’t Let Belgrade D(r)own 

Milos is a freshly graduated student of School of Electrical Engineering at University of Belgrade. He been an activist in Ne Da(vi)mo Beograd (Don’t Let Belgrade D(r)own)  for some years now, a citizen movement that formed in immediate opposition to the Belgrade Waterfront redevelopment project, but one whose broader aims include encouraging sustainable development and giving voice to citizens about the fate of their urban environments.
Among other things, Milos also manages the social media accounts of this citizen movement. He is interested in new forms of digital democracy and building of grassroots initiatives.

Pavle Krivokuća

Impact Hub

Pavle is Managing Partner & COO of Impact Hub Belgrade. His main area of expertise is the weaving together different areas of business development and making purposeful actions and decisions. With a strong background in business development, customer journey mapping and development, sales, process optimization, project management, event management and public speaking and facilitation he has collaborated with over 800 different organizations and companies, produced and co-produced over 500 events.He directly worked with over 500 people in teams of different sizes and have over 600 hours of facilitation and public speaking experience. Furthermore, he is a proud alumni of AIESEC, Junior Achievement, Scout movement, Youth Offices as well as a member of Mensa Serbia.

Jelena Anasonović

University of Belgrade

Jelena is a political science student at the University of Belgrade. She has been an activist for the last ten years and has been interested in public speaking, gender equality, public relations and political systems. She is currently the social media manager at the Children’s Center in Zajecar. Prior to that, she was a journalist for the Beta news agency and an intern at the Belgrade Center for Security Policy, as well as intern at the fact – checking portal Istinomer and CRTA (Center for Research, Transparency and Accountability). She is an alumnae of the LIBEK Academy of Public Policy, CRTA Academy of democracy, HRD (Human Rights Defenders) and OSCE Dialogue Academy.

Agnes Asodi

Novi Sad Cycling Initiative (NSCI)

Novi Sad Cycling Initiative or NSBI is an organisation whose primary goal is to promote urban cycling as a healthy, cost-effective and environmentally friendly means of transportation. The organisation is registered in 2011, but the members have been active in our field since 2010, introducing many new concepts of improvement of cycling to the citizens of Novi Sad: mass rides (Critical mass), improvement of infrastructure (added kilometers of cycling lanes, more parking spots etc), public advocacy through dialogue with various institutions of the city of Novi Sad, lobbying activities (membership and active dialogue in the Work group for improvement of cycling traffic). The great improvement of the number of cyclists and individual bike rides in the city is a clear indicator that our efforts are well targeted and that Novi Sad is a fruitful ground for the increase of the number of cyclists in Novi Sad.

Nikola Đorđević

Serbia on the move

Nikola is the chairperson of Serbia on the move that was founded in 2009 with the mission of empowering, motivating and encouraging individuals to be proactive and solidary in creating a quality life in Serbia. Its mission is to build a strong and responsible civil society by motivating individuals to an active part in creating changes that will improve their lives. Serbia on the move’s core principles are citizens’ support, community organizing and transparency.

Sanja Petrović

University of Belgrade

Sanja is in her fourth-year as a student of international law. She joined the United Nations Club of the Faculty of Law of University of Belgrade during her first year, in 2019 she became the President. One of her main extra-curricular interests is Model United Nations, at many of which she was either a delegate, Chairperson or an Organizing Team member, in Belgrade and Europe, also winning the Best Delegate Award. Currently, she is a member of the official Faculty of Law UB Frankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot team. She considers activism and education of young people in the fields of sustainable development, politics and international and local conferences to be one of the most important and powerful ways to provide a voice and continuous progress to their generation, with the idea that energy rightly applied can accomplish anything.

Miljan Božović 

University of Belgrade

Miljan is a student of international law at University of Belgrade and a member of United Nations Club of the Faculty of Law of University of Belgrade, a non-profit and non-governmental organization with the aim of educating students about the significance of United Nations ideals and actions in the world. As a project assistant he is supporting the project coordinator especially at administrative tasks.