The Steering Committee is involved in decisions about membership and strategy as well as in the planning of the general activities of the EUSTORY Network. It consists of four members. The Spokesperson of the Steering Committee is appointed by the Körber Foundation. The other members are elected for a one year mandate by a majority vote of members in the Annual EUSTORY Network Meeting.

The current members are:

Bojan Balkovec
Photo: Anamarija Balkovec

Bojan Balkovec

Slovenian Organising Committee
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Natalia Kolyagina
Photo: Valentina Darsavelidze

Natalia Kolyagina

International MEMORIAL Society
Moscow, Russia

Shamir Yeger
Photo: Mandel Foundation/School for Educational Leadership

Shamir Yeger

The Zalman Shazar Center for Jewish History
Jerusalem, Israel

Katja Fausser
Photo: Körber-Stiftung/David Ausserhofer

Katja Fausser

Körber Foundation
Hamburg, Germany


The Spokesperson of the Steering Committee

Katja Fausser
Photo: Körber-Stiftung/David Ausserhofer

Katja Fausser
Hamburg/Germany
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The Spokesperson of the Steering Committee is appointed by the Körber Foundation. The current Spokesperson is Katja Fausser. She is responsible for the implementation of matters agreed by the Annual EUSTORY Network Meeting and the Steering Committee. She coordinates and manages the general activities of the EUSTORY Network and represents the network to the public.