Senior Expert Eastern Europe and European Neighbourhood
Miriam Kosmehl has been Senior Expert in the Bertelsmann Stiftung’s Europe’s Future Program since 2017 working on the Eastern Partnership region from Berlin. Prior to that, she headed the Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung’s office for Ukraine and Belarus 2012-2017. Previous positions include postings in Poland (OSCE ODIHR), Russia and Central Asia (Deutsche Bank Moscow and GIZ – Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit). Kosmehl studied law in Freiburg im Breisgau and Utrecht and holds a Second Legal State Examination of the District Court of Düsseldorf. Recent publications are Antagonisms in the European Neighbourhood, Geopolitical Ambitions in the Black Sea Region (Bertelsmann Stiftung) and “Anti-corruption” in Rechtsstaatsförderung. Handbuch für Forschung und Praxis (Kohlhammer). You can find Miriam on LinkedIn and Twitter @MiriamKosmehl.