Maria Løkke Rasmussen – Director and Senior Advisor
MA in Educational Studies and International Development Studies
I have worked with capacity building and learning processes within a
human rights framework since 1997.
From 1998-2016 I was employed in different positions at the Danish Institute
for Human Rights including as a project manager for international capacity
building projects with state and NGO partners as well as Senior Education
Advisor up to I established LEARN|RIGHT in 2016.
I have thorough field experience as consultant, advisor and project manager
of Danish and international projects and is a strong course manager as well as
a powerful facilitator, teacher and developer of education material.
My specialty is what I will call human rights based educational planning
and programming as well as human rights education and teaching children’s
rights, civic education and criminal justice and I have published several
I have had students from all over the world at the more than 100 courses I
have carried out. From primary school pupils, teachers, and educators in
Denmark, to ombudsmen, police and NGO staff from around the world. I have
implemented long-term projects in Denmark, Greenland, Nepal, Cambodia, Vietnam, Malawi and Ukraine and carried out shorter consultancies in Finland, Moldova, Belarus, Turkmenistan, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Bhutan and Kuwait.
See my full CV at linked in.
I am based in Copenhagen, Denmark.