THE COORDINATION OFFICE
The coordination office fulfils a number of tasks within the ECDN, this includes updating internal databases, members lists, and contact details for external work partners; furthermore, the coordinator handles the day to day communication between the members of the ECDN and the Management Committee – including sending out the ECDN’s Newsletter and other communication to the members, the coordinator plans and organises the workshops of the ECDN, the meetings of the Management Committee, and the General Assembly of the ECDN in close collaboration with individual members of the Management Committee and the relevant members of the association.
The Coordinator also handles the social media accounts of the ECDN creating posts and answering messages and comments from followers and other interested parties. At the meeting of the Management Committee on June 28th-29th, 2019 it was decided that the Coordination Office should follow the office of the President of the ECDN to ensure a closer collaboration and ease communication between the two offices.
Mr. Sebastian J. Løper
The Social Legal Aid, Denmark
Sebastian J. Løper has a bachelor’s degree in political science and is currently studying for a master’s degree in political science. Sebastian has been working at the Social Legal Aid in Denmark (Insert link) as a political consultant since February 2019; it was through here he started his work as the unofficial coordinator of the ECDN. At the board meetings in Brussels and Strasbourg it was decided to make Sebastian the official Coordinator of the ECDN, a decision which was confirmed at the ECDN’s General Assembly on November 8th, 2019.
Miss. Klaudija Arlauskaite
The Social Legal Aid, Denmark
Klaudija Arlauskaite from Lithuania has a bachelor’s degree in Communication and is currently studying Multimedia Design and Communication at Business Academy Aarhus. At this moment, she has her internship at Den Sociale Retshjælp Fond in Aarhus as a Multimedia designer. During her internship, Klaudija has a lot of different projects where one of them is the ECDN. Klaudija have helped to create the new website for www.ecdn.eu which will be her main project as well as – among many other things – help with the graphic design of the ECDN Newsletter. Klaudija´s internship runs until the 13/03/20.
Mrs. Laila Vinther
Laila Vinther is currently studying for a bachelor’s degree in public administration in Aalborg, Denmark. At this moment, she has her internship at the Social Legal Aid in Denmark as a political consultant, where she takes care of the organisation’s political work, creating awareness on over-indebtedness and legal issues of the socially vulnerable. Her main project is to support the work of the ECDN, both in Denmark and at a European level.
Laila’s internship runs until the June 4th 2020.
Mr. PATRICK A. K. Markussen
Patrick A. K. Markussen is the Accountant/bookkeeper at The Social Legal Aid, Denmark, and thus is working closely with the rest of the coordination team and president, Sandy Madar, of the ECDN. Patrick has a business academy degree in economics. Patrick has been working at the Social Legal Aid in Denmark as an accountant since January 2019, first as an intern and since fulltime in the administration office.