Participation & partnerships > open & decolonial research > creative & digital transformation
An independent interdisciplinary researcher and development consultant, anique champions open research and public scholarship, strategic partnerships, community development and participatory techniques across system change, decolonisation, diversity equity and inclusion, cultural and urban development, digital transformation and social innovation.
With fifteen years experience in communities and organisations across Australia, North America, Europe, Asia and the MENA region; collaborations include the United Nations Development Program’s Knowledge and Innovation Unit, SenseLab, Diversity Arts Australia, Concordia University, the European Commission’s DG Research and DG CONNECT, the Journal for International Women’s Studies, NESTA, The School of Making Thinking, City of Montreal, Australia Council for the Arts, University College London, Design Studio for Social Intervention and the Museum of Contemporary Art among others.
Currently on maternity leave, anique is engaging in ‘Reproducing Difference and Intimate Othering,’ an auto-theoretical arts practice that processes becoming mother of a differently-abled child in a mixed race family. A Fellow from the Centre for Sustainability Leadership, she is also currently a member of the Division for Peace’s Learning Solutions consultant pool at the United Nations Institute for Training and Research.
Open to new collaborations and clients.
Studies: Master of Studies (Australian National University), Fellowship – Sustainability Leadership
Dual Australian-German citizen – mobile with a base in Arona, Italy.
Fostering resilient and interdependent communities by building agency and scaling collective intelligence through the complex epistemic-systemic change of our times.
email: anique.vered [ at ] protonmail [ dot ] com
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