Johanne has lived in Copenhagen since the age of 15. Growing up in a family highly engaged in culture, politics and foreign affairs, she started studying social sciences and language in highschool before completing her BA in Religious Studies and Arabic language. She is very passionate about traveling, which she has done as much as her studies have allowed. With an especially profound interest in studies related to Islam, she is now enrolled in an MA program in Contemporary Middle East Studies at SDU and will be interning at the Danish representation in Palestine next fall. Besides her studies, she works with an NGO to help newcomers settle in Denmark, focusing on helping them become established in the Danish labor market. She consider equal opportunities a fundmental human right and her work is important to her. She loves living in and exploring Copenhagen.
Updated May 2019