Tuure-Eerik Niemi

I have a background in political science, international relations and European politics. I am currently a M.A. candidate in EU International Relations and Diplomacy at the College of Europe, and I have a B.A. in World Politics from Leiden University's International Honors College. I am based in Bruges, Belgium, but I have studied in Finland, Swaziland, the Netherlands, China and the United States. My main interests are international affairs,  foreign policy, in addition to community engagement and empowerment.

Anna Saraste

I am a journalist by profession, but have been setting up and leading youth media organisations for over six years. I am based in Berlin, Germany, and have worked and studied in Finland, Spain,  Latin America and South East Asia. Currently my main interests are how to create equal opportunities for all and fostering inclusion, as well as fake news and propaganda as challenges to democracy.

Helleke Heikkinen

is currently working with business development. She has a Master’s degree in economics and business administration and her core competences are supply chain and project management as well as politics and research. She has spent an exchange semester in Taipei and did an internship at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies in Washington DC. She has worked in various fields of business and politics. She was part of making history with the Citizen’s Initiative Campaign Tahdon 2013 that become the first citizen's initiative to get through in parliament in Finland.

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