Mia Cortes is school consultant, facilitator and teacher in conflict management in Danish schools through the non-profit organisation “Youth Town”. Youth Town develops educational materials & courses for students and their teachers in Danish primary, secondary and high schools as well as and other education programs for youth (http://ungdomsbyen.dk). Currently, Mia is part of the project team in the pilot program “Democracy for All” that is testing CoResolve Youth Speaks in Danish secondary schools and high schools. Mia has furthermore co-founded the organisation, HØRT – an NGO that operates at the intersection between civic engagement, aesthetics and performativity (www.hoert.dk). Mia is also a volunteer facilitator of courses and workshops in conflict management for NGOs and youth organisations in the Danish Centre for Conflict Resolution (https://konfliktloesning.dk/engelsk/).
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