Please share a short bio for yourself. This should be no more than 3-4 short paragraphs.
Bianca Cseke has a B.A. in International Relations and European Studies since 2004 ('Babes-Bolyai' University). She is also studied Political and Administrative Sciences Faculty. One of her major interests regards the way in which the collective mentality has been transformed by the totalitarian system in Central - Eastern Europe. She has joined the Romanian Peace Institute in April 2006 and worked as administrative assistant until October 2007. Starting November 2007 she worked with CReDO (Republic of Moldova, Chisnau) as the coordinator of the Music for Peace Festival 2008. She is also the team member of Moldova Country Team within PATRIR coordinating IMPACT project – “Making visible the socio-economic costs of the conflict and the benefits of a sustainable peace in Moldova-Transdniestria”. Bianca is serving as a member in the Council of Directors of PATRIR starting 2008. Starting 2008 Bianca is assisting in teaching at the European Peace University a 40 hours course for Master of Arts Course ‘Designing Peace Initiatives’. From 2007 Bianca has started her training activity in the field of peacebuilding, conflict transformation and gender. She also volunteered in the Pro Democratia Association - Cluj-Napoca club (September 5 2005 – October 2007) and during 2005 and beginning of 2006 she has been a member of the Managing Committee of the mentioned club. The fields that she is interested in are peacebuilding and conflict transformation, gender, post-soviet conflicts and working with youth.
Please list the countries and/or regions in which you have direct and significant expertise
Moldova-Transdniestria, Romania, Black Sea Region
What is your current job (and organization) and/or where and what field are you studying?
PATRIR (Peace, Action, Training, Research Institute of Romania) Black Sea Region Department - Coordinator