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kosmopolis institute
world citizenship
Kromme Nieuwegracht 29, 3512 HD, Utrecht

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Dr. Carolina Suransky - Director

Carolina Suransky directs the Kosmopolis Institute of the University of Humanistic Studies, is lecturer in Globalization Studies and co-chair of the International Pluralism Knowledge Program. She coordinates the annual international summer school on Pluralism and Development with partner organizations in India, Indonesia, Uganda and South Africa. She is visiting professor at the Institute for Reconciliation and Social Justice at the University of the Free State in South Africa. Her research focuses on globalization, identity and Higher Education.


Prof.dr. Henk Manschot
Henk Manschot is philosopher and senior fellow of the Kosmopolis Institute. His focus is on questions of human and sustainable development, ecology and indigenous knowledge.


Prof. Sitharaman Kakarala

Ram Kakarala is Senior Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Culture & Society (CSCS) in Bangalore, India and Lead Researcher of the Law, Society and Culture Programme at CSCS. In addition, he is Visiting Professor at the National Law University in Delhi, India and Senior Fellow at the Kosmopolis Institute in the Pluralism Knowledge Program. His research focuses on Law, Democracy & Pluralism, Human Rights, Postcolonial Constitutionalism, and Comparative Studies.


Dr. Zainal Bagir

Center for Religious and Cross-Cultural Studies (CRCS) - Yogyakarta, Indonesia


Ms. Emily Drani

Cross-Cultural Foundation of Uganda (CCFU) - Kampala, Uganda


Ms. Dorothé van Driel - Executive Secretary of Kosmopolis