is currently based in Cairo as project coordinator for Civic Education at the Goethe-Institut. She is managing a regional training programme on civic education for experienced trainers from Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia.
She graduated from Istanbul Bilgi University and European University Viadrina with a joint German-Turkish MA degree in European Studies after pursuing her undergraduate studies in Middle Eastern and Romance studies in Germany and France. She previously held positions at the Federal Foreign Office and the European Academy Berlin and has several years of work experience in the field of civic education.
The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach. It promotes knowledge of the German language abroad, foster international cultural cooperation, and convey a comprehensive image of Germany.