Movement workers

Movement worker and climbing activist Cécile Lecomte is committed against nuclear power and environmental destruction

Full-time activists are of key importance to the success of social movements. Throughout their years of active involvement, they accumulate experience and skills which are invaluable for political work. We call these people movement workers. They form the backbone of the protest movements during quiet times and help people to get involved when a political issue is intensifying and they therefore want to get active. Bewegungsstiftung is not the employer of the activists but facilitates their work by helping them to find sponsors who help them make their ends meet. The programme is limited to ten people. Currently their are nine movement workers in the programme, thus, there is one place left. Next deadline for applications is 5th September, 2017. Read more ►


Nadine Saeed

Nadine Saeed

Nadine Saeed fights for the full clarification of the death of Oury Jalloh who burned in a prison cell of the police station in Dessau.    Read more ►


Dorothee Häußermann

Dorothee Häußermann

Dorothee Häußermann is involved in the climate justice movement and the anti-coal-campaigns working for an immediate coal-phase out.    Read more ►


Christopher Laumanns

Christopher Laumanns

Christopher Laumanns connects social and ecological issues. He stands up for climate justice and a "Good Life" for everybody, organises degrowth conferences and summer schools.  Read more ►


Rex Osa

Rex Osa

Rex Osa stands up for the rights of refugees in Germany and all over the world. He supports migrants in their struggle for the right of residence and social rights and helps them in their work towards self-organization.  Read more ►


Holger Isabelle Jänicke

Holger Isabelle Jänicke

His main area of political engagement is in organizing legal self-help for activists from the ecology and peace movement.  Read more ►


Hagen Kopp

Hagen Kopp

Hagen Kopp has been a movement worker of the »Bewegungsstiftung« since 2009. He is engaged in the non-racist movement and supports the daily struggle of migrants and refugees for theirs residence permits and social rights.  Read more ►


Cécile Lecomte

Cécile Lecomte

Energetically and idealistically Cécile Lecomte (born in 1981) stands up for her political aims. Therefore, she is active in several political movements: being born in France, she actively participates in anti-nuclear protests, »sit ins« against GM (genetically modified) maize, blockades stopping Nazi parades, as well as the prevention of large scale construction projects by climbing trees (she is well known for the latter).  Read more ►


Jutta Sundermann

Jutta Sundermann

Jutta Sundermann has been involved in social movements for over 20 years: She worked together with the field liberators against genetic engineering in agriculture. Furthermore she has been engaged in campaigns organized by Attac which advocate a social and ecological co-existence on this planet.  Read more ►


Bruno Watara

Bruno Watara

If Bruno Watara is asked for his political goals, he responds very concisely: »I want the refugees in Germany to be treated like human-beings - with respect.«  Read more ►



Movement workers are supported in their efforts as full-time activists by regular contributions from sponsors. As a sponsor, you can contribute to the work of a movement worker, from as little as EUR 10 a month. In return, the movement worker reports regularly to you on his or her activities, new events and successes. You also get a tax-deductible donation receipt at the beginning of each year.


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Make an ethical and sustainable investment and donate the interests to projects.

Make engagement possible! Become the direct sponsor of a movement worker. From 10 Euro per month.

Bewegungsstiftung
Artilleriestraße 6
27283 Verden
-Germany-

info@bewegungsstiftung.de
PGP-Key
Telephone: +00 49 (0)4231 957 540
Fax: +00 49 (0)4231 957 541
Twitter: @bstiftung

Bank Account
Bewegungsstiftung
BIC: GENODEM1GLS 
IBAN:
DE56 4306 0967 0046 3144 00