The project team, consisting of representatives of the four cooperation partners, is in charge of defining the aims, the content and the activities of the project and of its organizational and logistical implementation.
Nicolas MollPartner crossborder factory: project coordinator for crossborder factory / overall project coordination
Nicolas Moll, born in 1965 in Brussels, holds a PhD in Contemporary History from the University of Freiburg (Germany), and is living in Sarajevo since 2007. He is working as independent historian and as intercultural trainer, is co-founder and Partner of crossborder factory and coordinator of „Memory Lab – Trans-European Exchange Platform on History and Remembrance“ (http://www.memorylab-europe.eu ). His research interests include post-war societies, memory studies, and international solidarity movements in Europe, with a special focus on the post-Yugoslav space and on Franco-German relations. More info: http://www.nicolasmoll.eu/
Caroline AltmannProject assistant for crossborder factory
Caroline Altmann is currently finishing her degree in History as well as teacher training for Spanish and Philosophy at the Martin-Luther-University in Germany. She has been working as a tour guide at the Forum of Contemporary History Leipzig telling the history of the GDR. She participates in the creation of an Audiowalk about Forced Labour during the Nazi-Regime in Halle Saale. She completed internships at Federal Foundation for the Study of the Communist Dictatorship in Eastern Germany in Berlin and the Historical Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Sarajevo.
Elma HašimbegovićDirector of History Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina: project coordinator for History Museum of BiH
Elma Hašimbegovic is a historian and museum professional born in Sarajevo in 1977. She studied history at the Faculty of Philosophy in Sarajevo and obtained an MA and MPhil in Medieval Studies at the Central European University in Budapest. Since 2001, she has worked at the Historical Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina as a curator and has participated in the development of various museum programs and projects, including the permanent exhibition on the Siege of Sarajevo (2002-2003). She has been the Museum Director since 2013, developing and implementing new strategies and policies for the institution, actively promoting the museum as a place of historical research, education and constructive dialogue and as a space open to all.
Auriane JousseProject coordinator for CIFE (Centre international de formation européenne)
Auriane Jousse grew up in Normandy (France) and is living in Berlin since 2020. After completing European intercultural studies, specialising in Franco-German relations, she worked in France and Germany organising educational projects for pupils, students, and teachers. After working at the Franco-German Youth Office and the French Embassy in Germany, she joined CIFE in 2022 to coordinate European study and research projects.
Nedim PustahijaProject assistant for History Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Ivo PejakovićDirector of Jasenovac Memorial Site: project coordinator for Jasenovac Memorial
Ivo Pejaković graduated from Zagreb University in 2006 with a degree in history. From 2009 he was employed as curator of Memorial Museum at Jasenovac Memorial Site and from 2017 he was appointed as director of the Memorial. He is the author and co-author of several exhibitions related to the history of Jasenovac camp and Jasenovac Memorial, as well as participant of many different international conferences and seminars on topics of Holocaust and culture of memory. Since 2018, he has been a member of the delegation of the Republic of Croatia to the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA).
The expert team is constituted of historians and curators from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, France and Germany, 12 persons all together. The main task of the expert team is to support the project team, especially through discussion on the content of the project and contributions to the preparation and realization of the project activities and outputs.
Freelance curator, former head of the exhibitions department at the Mémorial de la Shoah in Paris.
Yvan GastautNice (F)
Historian, Senior Lecturer at the University of Nizza
Dina MemicSarajevo (BiH)
Curator, History Museum of BiH
Robert ParzerWeimar (D)
Historian, Buchenwald Memorial
Matthias WaechterNice (F)
Historian, Director of CIFE
Croatian History Museum
Historian, Directress of research at CNRS, among other in charge of the research project “The Europe of wars and the traces of war”
Historian, Director of the Museum of the Una-Sana Canton
Dagmar LieskeBerlin (D)
Historian, research associate at the German Resistance Memorial for the project “Women in resistance against NS”
Vladan VuklisBanja Luka (BiH)
Historian and archivist, Deputy Director Archives of the Republic of Srpska
University of Zagreb
Cultural memory, art historian