Nils-Eyk Zimmermann

  • Program coordinator and project manager, consultant and author with focus on democracy-related education, digital transformation, active citizenship, civil society.
  • Currently: Platform development of at the Association of German Educational Organizations (AdB). He also works to digital transformation in democracy-related education (i. e. projects DIYW ROAD and DIGIT-AL) and to the further development of non-formal edcuation (i. e. Competendo, LICEAL or EntreComp 360)
  • Active member of the European network DARE – Democracy and Human Rights Education in Europe (serving as its Network Secretary until 2023). Previous activities, among others, for the Robert Bosch Foundation (Theodor-Heuss-Kolleg for the support of civic engagement in Central- Eastern and South-Eastern Europe).
  • Born 1973 in Wolfenbüttel (Germany)
  • Studied Political Science at Potsdam University
  • Civil engagement: Jury member of the EntreComp Awards, DARE network, Citizen Deputy in the municipal district parliament (Committee for Integration and Participation since 2022; Budget Committee 2020-21). Was Board member of the Greens in the city district of Berlin (2019-2021).

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