Khesraw Majidi was Born in Afghanistan and raised in Pakistan and India. Currently, he is pursuing his masters in Social Sciences at Humboldt University in Berlin. Besides his studies, he works with a project called Peacemakers: Dialogue Campus Network at Humboldt University which aims to foster peace-building and conflict resolution activities by targeting university students in European countries and Turkey where racial, ethnic, cultural and migration-related conflicts have begun to take a worrying eminence. This project is done in cooperation with multiple other universities including the Erasmus University Rotterdam and Gaziantep University, University of Bologna and Universidade Aberta. He is also working as a student assistant in the research project “Glimpses of hope in the Shadow of war: The Afghan Youth Project” funded by the German Peace Foundation. In addition, he volunteers as a student assistant in another research project called “Former ISIS Child Soldiers/ Survivors in Iraq” funded by GIZ.
Updated May 2019