Benjamin Fischer

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Benjamin Fischer is Lead Group-based Hatred at the Alfred Landecker Foundation.

As a project manager in the Alfred Landecker Foundation's program team, Benjamin is responsible for the thematic area of Group-based Hatred.
Before joining the Foundation, he worked as Chief Digital Officer of the Central Welfare Board of Jews in Germany and as Public Affairs Officer of the European Jewish Congress. He was also a consultant for European NGOs in Brussels and continental Europe in the fields of public affairs, combating online hate and change management.

Benjamin served as President of the European Union of Jewish Students, representing its members in front of EU-Institutions, the OSCE and the UNHRC. In addition, he was the founding President of the German Jewish Student Union and was a scholar of the Ernst Ludwig Ehrlich Studienwerk. Benjamin sits on the boards of the World Jewish Museum, the Muslim Jewish Interfaith Coalition and several European initiatives. He studied Politics and Law in Hamburg and currently pursues a Executive MBA at Central European University in Vienna.

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Lena Altman

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Silke Muelherr

Silke Muelherr

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Steffen Jost

Steffen Jost

Head of Program
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Benjamin Fischer

Benjamin Fischer

Lead Group-based Hatred
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Luisa Maria Schweizer

Luisa Maria Schweizer

Lead Democracy
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Miriam Menzel

Miriam Menzel

Project Manager
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Raphael von Aulock

Raphael von Aulock

Project Manager
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Jan Wilkens

Jan Wilkens

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Johannes Rudloff

Johannes Rudloff

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Sarah Florence Gaebler

Sarah Florence Gaebler

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Jonathan Duetsch

Jonathan Duetsch

Grants Manager
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Claudia Riese

Claudia Riese

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Ellen Brinkmann

Ellen Brinkmann

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Daniela Oberstein

Daniela Oberstein

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Mosch Khanedani

Mosch Khanedani

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