Benedikt Widmaier

Benedikt Widmaier; Foto: private Benedikt Widmaier M.A., Political Scientist, Director of the Academy for social and political Education “Haus am Maiberg”, a centre for non-formal youth- and adult-education, member of the national board of German Association for Political Education (DVPB) and the board of the national umbrella organisation of non-formal Citizenship Education (BAP), editorial board of “Journal for Citizenship Education” (Journal für politische Bildung) and one of the co-editors of the book series “Non-formale Politische Bildung”, current working topics: social and political participation, history of political education in Germany, European remembrance culture, Policy as a topic in International Youth Exchange, European active citizenship and Cosmopolitanism.