Vesna Jusup (Walking the walk mechanism for supporting the women in the green parties)


Speaker: Vesna Jusup,

Member parties relations, EUROPEAN GREEN PARTY

Date: 23 May, 2018

Vesna has joined young greens in 2006 and ever since worked hard to understand, promote and expand Green agenda. She started her Green path in Serbian young greens, as female spokesperson and later as Secretary. After that Vesna focused on Eastern Europe, woking in the Cooperation and development network, organisation that was supporting the capacities of young, green activists in the region.  Today she works in the European Green Party, as liaison to national European member parties, supporting them in their work on European and regional level. Vesna is passionate about several topics, but gender equality and women empowerment plays a central part in her activism. She coordinates gender network for the European Green Party, work on women politicians empowerment methodology development with Green Forum of Sweden and has been a mentor in first phase of mentorship program of the Asia-Pacific Green Federation Women Network.

Walking the Walk: Mechanisms for supporting the women in Green parties - Vesna Jusup