Senior Advisor at the Democracy and Media Foundation
Sümeyye is Senior Advisor at the Democracy and Media Foundation, an Amsterdam-based foundation committed to independent journalism and a strong and vigorous democracy. In recent years Sümeyye has specifically worked on the foundation’s funding programme against Muslim discrimination. In addition her grant portfolio at DMF focuses on strategic litigation, anti-discrimination and democratic renewal. She holds an MA in Middle Eastern Studies (hons) from Leiden University and a BSc in Anthropology from Utrecht University.