Interim Executive Director
Ilina Neshikj joined Accountable Now as an Interim Executive Director in October 2020. She has extensive professional experience that includes the management of the Balkan Civil Society Development Network, BCSDN, a leading regional network of 14 CSOs in the Balkans and Turkey. She has initiated and managed several national, international, and global projects devoted to improving civil society enabling environment, CSOs’ capacities and accountability, and combating shrinking civic space.
Ilina has worked on projects funded by the EU, USAID, SIDA, and private foundations and has led advocacy and research initiatives for more locally rooted donors’ strategies. She has a Master in European Studies: Strategic Communication in Europe obtained at the University of Nancy 2, France.