Director of Programmes
Renata Cuk is a dedicated advocate for social justice, employing a systemic approach and storytelling to drive change. With over 15 years of experience in the human rights field, she is deeply committed to addressing inequalities, focusing specifically on intersectional gender and racial justice. Renata spent 11 years at the Open Society Foundations, where she worked on various issues and played a key role in developing the economic justice portfolio for Europe. She actively participated in donor collaboratives, including the ESGE Funders Alliance, where she was a member of the European Steering group. Renata is also a member of the global community of Atlantic Fellows, leading the group on Storytelling and Narratives. Additionally, she serves on the Advisory Board for the Democracy and Belonging Forum, with a strong emphasis on fostering a Community of Practice centred around racialized othering and belonging in Europe.