Board and international reference group members 2023 Chairperson: Tania BauderEducation: journalism, law and gender studies.Passion: leaning techniques and recognition of multiple normalities. Also social initiatives and experiments, identity search and philosophy.Favorite quote: Democracy is a bitch: the one who speaks gets to decide. Secretary: Kristoffer Linde Treasurer: temporary out International reference group member: Catarina Cesar, PortugalTrilingual independent screenwriter and filmmaker. Now divides her work between Portugal, Spain, and the UK. Board Member: Marta Husarava Board Member: Marie GöthbergShe used to work as a ICU-nurse, now retired since a couple of years. Living her life day by day without stress and with very little fixed plans. Her passion is riding her motorcycle in nice wheather.Favorite quote: If you think it is impossible, it’s only because you haven’t found the method yet. Board Member: Sophia Hussen, local department leader, Stockholm Auditor (non-authorized): Olena Litvishko Board Member: Janja Vickovic Board Member: Ulla Werkström, leader of a local department of ProQvi in Halmstad /Steninge: Creative atelie. International reference group member: Hanadi Yusuf, Ethiopia Capacity Building Officer CSO, Youth Advisory Panel Board Vice President for Plan International Ethiopia, Gender Equality Advocator, Trainer, National Steering Committee for PURPOSEBLACK EthiopiaFavorite quote: “Be the Ease on Someone’s Hardship” Board Member: Yvonne DornfieldWhile living in Mali she heard for the first time about genital mutilation. Then started to be very engaged for women’s rights: As part of her studies, she wrote several papers, mainly on the subject of genital mutilation. She refounded the Berlin group of TERRE DES FEMMES and organized meetings and actions. Active in the Woman’s Network of GE and received a Silver Award. She is also a Tango dancer.Favorite quote: When I don’t know how to handle some things – I learn from them. International reference group member: Judith Asegujudith, Uganda Nahide Görun, Turkey International reference group member: Nahide Görun, Turkey. A doctor and a passionate world traveller with special heart for women who choose travel alone.