Oliver Wiechmann

Short Bio

Oliver has a scientific background in sociology and educational science and has been active in the NGO field since 2007. He has extensive experience in the development and implementation of educational projects of different scales, being a professional trainer and project manager for several years. Apart from Germany he had been living in Chile, Vietnam and for several years in Armenia, therefore developing a strong interest in the cooperation with the Eastern Partnership countries. In his work he likes to focus on the connection between theory and practice, being convinced that both spheres can have mutual benefits from each other.

Within CRISP he is working as project coordinator and trainer since 2016, contributing with his rich experience to the development and implementation of new programmes and simulation games.

Personal Focus

Peace Education, Democratic participation, Theory-Practice discourse

Regional Focus

Eastern Europe, Caucasus, Central Asia

Languange Skills

German, English, Spanish (intermediate)