Nadja Nickel is the Research & Project Manager for PaCE based at DemSoc’s Berlin office.

Before joining Demsoc in February 2019, Nadja was the Managing Director of WithoutViolence, a non-profit communications and advocacy agency for the social sector. At WithoutViolence, she applied lessons learned from research and from existing behavioural science findings to solutions-focused advocacy on the issue of ending violence against women and children. She also worked as a consultant supporting the former Federal President Horst Köhler on the UN High-level Panel for the post-2015 agenda and as a Program Coordinator for the GIZ, the German international development agency. Nadja holds an MA in Peace and Conflict Studies of Uppsala University, Sweden.