Veronika is a project development coordinator and project associate at Humanity in Action Bosnia and Herzegovina. She has been volunteering at the Humanity in Action Bosnia and Herzegovina since 2019 as the coordinator of the project ‘Strengthening Resilience of the Youth against Radicalization in the Western Balkans’ supported by the SlovakAid. Veronika is also a lecturer on various projects with young people where she applies the method of experiential learning. During Slovakia’s presidency of the EU Council, she was part of Slovak working groups focused on EU enlargement, the Western Balkans and human rights. Veronika is studying peace and security studies at the Faculty of Political Studies in Sarajevo, has a master’s degree from SSEES UCL in London – Russian and Eastern European studies and a bachelor’s degree in European studies and international relations from Masaryk University. In his professional life, he focuses on: the Balkans, EU integration, radicalization, violent extremism, feminism and gender studies, and marginalized communities.
Updated in September 2020
More from Veronika Kusyova
2nd Online Workshop of the 'Mitigating Online Hate Speech and Radicalization' program
We welcomed back our participants from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Lebanon and Slovakia into 'The Mitigating Online Radicalization and Hate Speech' program, kindly supported by the European Union and the Anna Lindh Foundation and implemented with our partners Strategic Analysis SK and Aie Serve.
Training Session of the 'Supporting Democratization and Reconciliation Process in the Western Balkans' program
The focus of the 3-day long training session was democracy and the rule of law and their importance in the reconciliation process, media literacy, and anti-corruption. The program combined training and workshops, discussions with opinion-makers, and team-building activities. The aim of the session was to develop the skills and knowledge of 30 young professionals through the transfer of experience of project team members, experts, and local partners so that they can actively support the democratization and reconciliation efforts within their communities.
1st Online Workshop of the 'Mitigating Online Hate Speech and Radicalization' program
We welcomed our new group of participants from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Lebanon and Slovakia into 'The Mitigating Online Radicalization and Hate Speech' program, kindly supported by the European Union and the Anna Lindh Foundation and implemented with our partners Strategic Analysis SK and Aie Serve.
1st Online Workshop of 'The New Democratic Wo/Men of WB' program
The New Democratic Wo/Men of Western Balkans program, supported by the International Visegrad Fund, has officially kicked off on Friday, February 19, 2021 with a 3-day long online workshop for participants from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and North Macedonia!
Game Changers Laboratory
12 participants coming from all parts of Bosnia and Herzegovina gathered in Sarajevo (December 18-20, 2020) to learn and work together on creating 3 board games.