Alexandra Schiessendoppler grew up in Northern Germany, spent one year in Central America and studied Mass Media and Communication Science in Vienna.
In September 2015 she joins IPON’s Mindanao Team in Malaybalay for 6 months and is delighted to combine her knowledge of public relations with her policy interest in human rights.
Anna-Marie Weber grew up in a small village near Frankfurt.
She studies in Potsdam but interrupted her studies to join the Team Mindanao and supports the work of IPON as a human rights observer.
Anna is looking forward to the work in the Philippines and is courious to get to know the country and its culture.
Susanna Kehrer was born in Pforzheim (Germany). She is studying political science and ethnology at the Johannes Gutenberg University and will be in Mindanao from September 2015 until March 2016.
She is very excited about IPON’s work and hopes that it will be successful.
Chris Naumann, born in Aachen – Germany, is studying social work in Berlin. He makes a break for one year to work with IPON. His attitude is: the dignity of men is unimpeachable.
He will stay in Mindanao from September 2015 till September 2016. Furthermore he is happy to learn as much as possible about the Philippines and the culture.
Regina Monti was born and raised in Berlin, studied in Vienna, fell in love with South America and is now very content to live in Malaybalay. She will be part of the team in Mindanao until August 2015, willing to learn as much as possible about Indigenous Rights in the Philippines.
Kira Kreft was born 1993 in Münster, Germany. She studies Cultural Anthropology and Art History in Heidelberg and takes now a one Year break to work with IPON. She will be part of the Team from February 2015 until February 2016 and is curious and excited about her work and the future.
Hanna Krüger grew up in Halver, North Rhine Westphalia. She studied social work in Bochum where she graduated in March 2014. She joined the IPON Team in Mindanao in July 2014 and will support the work of IPON for one year. Now she is excited to be part of IPON and to get to know the Philippines.
Lisa Biewers was born in Trier. She studied education in Freiburg were she graduated in October 2013. She joined the
IPON Team in Mindanao in January 2014 and will work as an Human Rights Observer until July 2014. She is very curious about the work of IPON and exited to get to know the Philippines.
Inga Jäkel was born and raised in Berlin. After studying law she is now supporting IPON in Mindanao until January 2015. She is thrilled by the work of IPON and about the possibility to get to know the culture of the Philippines better.
Jelena Jacobsen was born and grew up in Hamburg. After finishing her studies of Criminology (M.A.) she joined the team Mindanao in January 2014. She will support the work of IPON till January 2015 and is excited to get to know the Philippines and its culture.
Laura Strott grew up in a small village in North-Hesse. She just finished school in June and will now
join the Team Mindanao to support the work of IPON on the Philippines until April 2014
Gregor Keienburg, was born somewhere, sometime ago and will die at some point in the very, very distant future. Right now, he is writing about himself in 3rd person, which he finds strange. Back home he is a musician, and also a composer/producer, working mostly for television-productions. He will be working as a Human Rights Observer for IPON until Junary 2013, focusing on AV-Documentation of IPONs Work.
Brigitte Eiselt, was born 1985 in Darmstadt, a town near Frankfurt. She studied Cultural Anthropology and Politics of South Asia in the romantic atmosphere of Heidelberg, where she finished her M.A. in February 2012. Very curious to get to know life and culture of the Philippine people and their country, she joined the Mindanao team in May 2012 and will work as an human rights observer until April 2013.
Katja Paulke, 23 years old. Grew up in Cottbus and studied social science and history in Erfurt. She joined the Mindanao Team in July 2012 to work for one year as Human Rights Observer.
Daria Föller is 22 years old and grew up in Düsseldorf where she also studied Psychology until autumn 2012. Last year she decided that she had to have a glimpse of the rest of the world so she applied to IPON for the position of a Human Rights Observer. Now she is very happy to be part of the Mindanao Team for half a year and hopes that she will be able to make her little contributions to the great IPON work.
Media Dannenberg was born 1984 in Hamburg, where she also finished her medical studies in May 2012. Willing to support the Philippines‘ progress on Human Rights she will join the Mindanao observer team from January 2013 till January 2014.
Rebecca Gaiser was born 1990 in Freundenstadt, a small town in the Black Forest. Since October 2011, she is studying European Studies in Chemnitz. Now she is very curious what she has to expect from the Philippines and the work with IPON. From July 2013 till January 2014 she will be part of the Observer Team Mindanao.
Erik Tuchtfeld was born 1993 in Kassel. He finished school this summer and supports the IPON Team Mindanao from July 2013 until March 2014. He is very curious about the Philippine culture and the experiences he will make in the next months.