Nils-Eyk Zimmermann

Short Bio

  • Project manager DIGIT-AL – Digital Transformation and Adult Learning for the Association of German Educational Organizations (AdB)
  • Network Secretary of the European network for Education for Democratic Citizenship/Human Rights Education DARE – Democracy and Human Rights Education in Europe
  • Other current projects: EntreComp 360 – Entrepreneurship Education, SSYS Youth Promotors (Timor Leste)
  • Born 1973 in Wolfenbüttel (Germany)
  • Studying Political Science at Potsdam University
  • Educator, consultant and program manager with focus on Education for Democratic Citizenship, active citizenship, civil engagement, strengthening civil society.
  • Coordinator and author Competendo digital toolbox
  • Civil engagement as Citizen Deputy in the municipal district parliament (Committee for Integration and Participation since 2022; Budget Committee 2020-21). Board member of the Green party in the City district of Berlin (2019-2021).


Photos: Slav Georgiev | Agata Maziarz