Maja Sojref
Senior Strategist and Account Manager
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Maja Sojref. As a senior strategist and account manager at Cosmonauts & Kings, an agency for digital political communications, Maja is currently leading the digital COVID response and vaccination campaign of the German Federal Ministry of Health. Besides this, she has always been very interested in historiographies and cultures of remembrance, as well as their role in nation-building and civic education: she studied History, French and Arabic at University College London, Paris-Sorbonne and the University of Oxford. From 2017 to 2019, she worked as project manager at the Willy Brandt Center in Jerusalem, where she was responsible for facilitating exchanges between progressive youth movements from Israel, Palestine and Germany. More recently, she co-founded and co-led the interdisciplinary storytelling festival #mygration, which brought together different migrant communities in Berlin to explore questions of identity, belonging, trauma and more. She is also an active board member of the New Israel Fund in Germany and in 2023, she hopes to focus her professional activities on building up the organization’s regional office in Berlin.