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About Us

About us

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 The first official Rethink Board meeting, at pakhuis de Zwijger. (from left to right: Tugba Oztemir, Henk Wals, Odile Chenal, Noah Hilhorst, Biljana Volcevska, Nico Koppel, Ellen-Rose Kambel; out of the picture: Mohammed Badran, Umayya Abu-Hanna)

The first official Rethink Board meeting, at pakhuis de Zwijger. (from left to right: Tugba Oztemir, Henk Wals, Odile Chenal, Noah Hilhorst, Biljana Volcevska, Nico Koppel, Ellen-Rose Kambel; out of the picture: Mohammed Badran, Umayya Abu-Hanna)

Who would you find in our office today?

  • Project leader, Rethink Umayya Abu-Hanna
  • Cultural producer, Noah Hilhorst

Rethink Foundation’s members of the board for 2017:

 

  • Chair Odile Chenal Expert International Cultural Relations, Former Director of Programmes at European Cultural Foundation
  • Treasurer Nico Koppel, owner Koppel Belasingadviseurs
  • Tugba Oztemir, Chairman at Amsterdam United, Reseach assistant at Universiteit van Amsterdam
  • Henk Wals, Director at International Institute of Social History, Voorzitter Humanities Cluster, KNAW- Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen
  • Mohammed Badran, Founder of Syrian Volunteers in the Netherlands, Student of Culture anthropology and Developmental sociology
  • Biljana Volcevska, Heritage and conflict- professional, PHD researcher, Utrecht university, TOK teacher Amsterdam International Community School

Advisory board

  • Ellen-Rose Kambel, Executive Director at RUTU Foundation, PHD in social sciences, University of Leiden