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.
Aggeliki Samoreli – Employability Officer
Aggeliki studied Psychology but also is a Family Counsellor. At the same time, she is attending a program in Career Guidance. Ιn her free time she participates in several voluntary actions in organizations which help vulnerable groups because she strongly believes that everyone deserves a second chance for a better life!
Rosol Sallam – Arabic Interpreter
Rosol has been living in Greece for the past two years and absolutely loving it. She is studying psychology at The American college of Greece. Her life goal is to create equal opportunities and laws for women all over the world.
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…”
Farahnaz Faiz – Farsi Interpreter
Farahnaz, has studied Finance in Mawlana Jalaluddin Muhammad-e-Balkhi University of Mazar-e-sharif and is continuing her studies now at the American College of Greece. She has been living in Athens the last 4 years and she is absolutely enjoying local culture and lifestyle. She believes in a world with no borders and no discrimination and wants to do her part so she can see the world united one.
Stamatis Monioudis – Employability Officer
Stamatis studied Psychology. He continued his training on Organizational Psychology and Behavior while he specialized on Cognitive and Behavioral Therapy. He believes that each one of us is unique but all equal in modern society.
Thanasis Tsaldaris – Project Manager
Thanasis has a Bachelor in Psychology and a Master in “Stress Management and Health Promotion”. Several years ago, he got in touch with social movements and human rights. He fights for a society with equal rights and equal opportunities for everyone, and tries to bring a sustainable social change through his participation in g2red.
Ismini Karydopoulou – Program Officer
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.
Fenia Biniari – Communication Officer
Fenia studied Communication, Media and culture at Panteion University and Music Business at Berklee College of Music and has experience in journalism and cultural management. She believes that the best remedy against racism is to exit our own little world.
Erjona Balani – Advocacy Officer
Erjona studied International Law and Human Rights, the rights she enjoys but doesn’t take for granted. That is why, from a very young age, she was an active member of the civil society and continues to be as a team member of Generation 2.0 RED. She believes that every action we take it should be not for the quick win but for the big win, after all the man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
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.