Kelsey Bjornsgaard

Kelsey Bjornsgaard


Programme Coordinator, Institute for Strategic Dialogue (ISD)

Kelsey Bjornsgaard is a Programme Coordinator at the Institute for Strategic Dialogue (ISD). She focuses on counter-narrative research and development and is responsible for organising ISD’s Innovation Labs. These internationally run events help to build PVE and CVE capacities for civil society activists and organisations to create effective counterspeech. Ms. Bjornsgaard works closely with ISD’s Online Civil Courage Initiative (OCCI) and Youth Civil Activism Network (YouthCAN) to advise and facilitate the development of civil society-based counter-narrative content and initiatives.