Jana Weber joined the FNF Team in April 2019 as Manager Programmes & Outreach and therefore managed the regional office's events, trainings, advocacy, and media relations. In 2021, she took on the role of Human Rights & EU Funding Manager. She currently oversees our human rights activities and coordinates the EU funding applications from our offices around the world.
Before joining FNF, Jana worked in project management in the private sector. Due to her human rights background, she continues to publish on human rights related issues. Ms Weber studied Political Sciences, Cultural Anthropology and European Ethnology at the Goethe University in Frankfurt a.M. and Ural Federal State University in Ekaterinburg, before moving on to her Master’s in International Relations – Global Conflict in the Modern Era, with a focus on human rights, at Leiden University.