Thematic Network Coordinator, ESF Transnational Platform.

Mihael joined AEIDL in 2017 as a Thematic Network Coordinator for the ESF Transnational Platform.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Cultural Studies and a Master’s degree in Political Sciences, both acquired from the University of Ljubljana.

Mihael's interest in issues regarding social justice and fundamental rights led him to do an internship in ILGA-Europe, a Brussels-based NGO advocating against discrimination based on gender and sexual orientation at European level.

He later worked for Equinet, the European Network of Equality Bodies, where he was providing assistance for a wide range of tasks related to policy, communications, and event management.

Later on he also contributed to the policy work of the European Anti-Poverty Network, and most recently he completed the European Commission's Traineeship Programme, where he was working in the Unit for Programmes, Evaluation and Communications of the Directorate-General Justice and Consumers.

Mihael is a Slovene native speaker and has full English proficiency.