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The General Assembly

The General Assembly is the highest body of the association. It defines the annual priorities and objectives of the Platform and its work programme. Headed by the President, its annual meeting is attended by all its members (May/June).

The Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is the administrative body of the Platform. It is composed of up to 9 elected representatives from its member networks. The Committee is in charge of the daily administrative tasks of the association and of the implementation of the work programme adopted by the General Assembly.

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David Lopez


David Lopez is Secretary General of the European Federation for Education and Culture and represents SOLIDAR in the Platform. David is based in Paris, France.


Luis Costa

Luis Costa represents the European Forum of Technical and Vocational Education and Training, EfVET. Luis is based in Portugal.


Gina Ebner

Gina Ebner is Secretary General of EAEA, the European Association for the Education of Adults. Gina is Austrian, but lives and works in Brussels, Belgium.


Jean-Marie Dujardin

Professor at the University of Liège, Jean-Marie Dujardin represents EUCEN, the European University Continuing Education Network.

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Mare Oja

Mare Ojo is EUROCLIO Ambassador, representing the European Association of History Educators.


Joanna Pankowska

Joanna is Civic Education Coordinator in AEGEE and she is currently based in Warsaw


Eszter Salamon

Eszter Salamon is President of the European Parents’ Association EPA. She is based in Hungary.

Giuseppina Tucci

Former Member of the Board, Giuseppina Tucci is now member of the Pool of Trainers at OBESSU. Giuseppina is based in Italy. 

The Secretariat

The secretariat ensures the day-to-day management of the platform.


Brikena Xhomaqi

Director / +32 2 89 32 517

Ulla-Alexandra Mattl

Ulla Alexandra Mattl

Programme and Partnerships Manager / +32 2 89 32 516

Andrea Lapegna

Communication and Campaigning Officer / +32 2 89 32 515

Andrew Todd

Policy and Advocacy Officer / +32 2 89 32 515

Maria Farruggia

Administrative Assistant / +32 2 89 32 516


Pauline Boivin

Project and Policy Officer / +32 2 89 32 516

Elsa Predour

Project and Communication Assistant / +32 2 89 32 516