Meet the team
Nikos-Deji Odubitan – Founder & Managing Director
Nikos-Deji was born in Athens to Nigerian immigrant parents. He studied Medical Engineering and currently European Civilization at the Hellenic Open University. Nikos has a long experience as a human rights activist on migration policies, legislation, consultancy, advocacy, and a deep knowledge of migration and second generation issues in Greece. He is on a mission to secure the rights of the otherwise invisible generation of children born and/or raised in Greece from migrant backgrounds and equal participation. Believing in the importance of youth agency, this mission has now grown into a collective of young people working towards a better present and future for all.
Sotiria Chira – Legal Coordinator
Sotiria studied Law at the University of Athens and holds an LL.M. in Human Rights from the University of Strasbourg. She strongly believes that fighting for rights is the only way to lead our world one step closer to equality and social justice.
Antigoni Anomeriti – Legal Assistant
Antigoni studied International and European Relations at the University of Piraeus and has done an internship at the Immigration Institute of the University of Granada in Spain. She believes that solidarity and rebellion pave the way for the defense of human rights.
Katerina Kapnisi – Career Counsellor | Coordinator
Katerina studied Philosophy-Pedagogy-Psychology and got a Master’s Degree in Counselling and Career Guidance from the University of Athens. She is convinced that knowledge is power and aims at supporting individuals so they can be independent and in control of their own lives.
Natani Petros – Diversity Network Officer
Natani was born and raised in Athens, Greece and has Ethiopian origin. She holds a degree in PR andCommunication and has obtained a masters in e-business, e-marketing. Diversity and inclusion issues are in her backbone due to various events she has experienced herself. That’s why she thinks it is in her obligation to spread knowledge around racial injustice and discrimination in Greece by quoting “nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance…”
Ismini Karydopoulou – Program Director
Ismini holds a degree in Political Science & Public Administration (University of Athens), an MD in Political Sociology (Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne) and certifications of Pedagogy and Human Rights Education. Participation, action and the small or big social changes that those can bring, are of her interest in both, theory and practice.
Maria-Sofia Anegronou – Office Coordinator
Maria-Sofia studied Sociology with the aim to get a basis for better understanding and involvement in society. She recognizes human rights as the biological evolution of man. By participating in Generation 2.0 RED, she hopes to make a positive impact on the lives of some people.
Konstantinos Laskaridis – Finance Officer
Konstantinos holds a bachelor in business administration and continues with studies in statistics. He believes in elimination of discriminations and in the awareness that every action should be directed to the harmonious coexistence between humanity and environment.
Xenia Chamiti – Communication Officer
Xenia, studied Journalism & Mass Communication at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki where she also earned her MA in Digital Media, Risk Communication & Crisis Journalism. Her prior work experience is mostly in the field of journalism while she’s been actively engaged in tackling hate speech and producing mini documentaries. She still believes that activism and kindness will save the day. [email protected]
Non Formal education
Evi Pomakidou – Youth Trainer & Adult Educator
Evi holds a degree in Philosophy – Education and a master’s degree in Exercise & Quality of Life. She believes in the power of play and team as well as learning through action.