Yulia Kochneva

Organizing Team

Yulia Kochneva has been working for the Council of Europe since 2008 on flagship activities of the Organisation: the development and expansion of the Network of Schools of Political Studies, the organisation of the Summer Universities for Democracy (2008-2011) and the First Strasbourg World Forum for Democracy in 2012. Recently, she has been involved in setting up the Platform to Promote the Protection of Journalism and Safety of Journalists. Yulia graduated from the Institute of Political Studies of Rennes (France) and holds a Master’s Degree in European Politics of the Institute of Political Studies of Strasbourg. As a convinced European, she has been involved for over ten years in the development of the online pan-European Magazine cafebabel.com and led original journalistic projects with its Strasbourg local team.