The Co-ordinating Collective

Co-ordinating Collective

The 12-member Co-ordinating Collective (CC) co-ordinates all our activities.
Every year, half of the seats on the CC are renewed through an election.

The following people make our up current CC, until the next elections in August 2018:

 Renata Avila

Renata Avila

Human rights lawyer and digital rights expert. Avila sits on the Board of Creative Commons and is a trustee of the Courage Foundation.

 Rosemary Bechler

Rosemary Bechler

Mainsite editor of openDemocracy. Notable works: Unbounded Freedom and a compilation of the Convention on Modern Liberty.

 Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky

American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, political activist, author, and lecturer. Institute Professor and professor emeritus of linguistics at MIT.

 Orla de Diez

Orla de Diez

Orla’s research at TIDES University Institute and teaching at Jaume I University focuses on building capability for systemic change.

 Brian Eno

Brian Eno

Musician, visual artist and political activist.

 Srećko Horvat

Srećko Horvat

Philosopher and political activist.
DiEM25 co-founder.

 Lorenzo Marsili

Lorenzo Marsili

Writer, political activist and cofounder of European Alternatives and Naked Punch magazine.

 Gianna Merki

Gianna Merki

NGO Worker – Amnesty International and Academia do Futuro, Trade Policy Editor at Politheor and Translator.

 P. Pietrandrea / M. Dufour

P. Pietrandrea / M. Dufour

Paola Pietrandrea:
linguist, author, grassroot political activist
Marianne Dufour (substitute):
logistician for the French rescue services

 Elif Shafak

Elif Shafak

Turkish novelist, columnist, speaker and scholar.

 Yanis Varoufakis

Yanis Varoufakis

Economist. Former Greek finance minister and Member of the Hellenic Parliament. DiEM25 co-founder.

 Agnieszka Wiśniewska

Agnieszka Wiśniewska

Editor-in-chief of KrytykaPolityczna.pl. Activist, feminist, author.

Ex-Officio members of the CC

The CC appoints several people to assist its work.

 Fotini Bakadima

Fotini Bakadima

Administration
(Secretarial Co-ordinator)

Multilingual Greek with degrees in History, International Relations and Musicology. Currently completing a fourth BA in Classics.

 Luis Martín

Luis Martín

Communications
(Communications Co-ordinator)

Journalist and political scientist based in Spain. luis.martin@diem25.org

 Mehran Khalili

Mehran Khalili

Communications
(Communications Adviser)

Does political communications and photojournalism. Based in Greece – a beautiful country that’s having a tough time.

 Ivana Nenadovic

Ivana Nenadovic

Art and Events
(DiEM Voice & Event Co-ordinator)

Production manager, executive producer, tour manager and assistant director at National Theatre Belgrade

 Judith Meyer

Judith Meyer

Volunteers
(Volunteers Co-ordinator)

Polyglot, computational linguist (MA) and author of several books and online courses on language-learning.

 Erik Edman

Erik Edman

Volunteers
(Internal Communications Co-ordinator)

Political activist and Euro-bubble professional. erik.edman@diem25.org

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