Augusta Featherston

Augusta Featherston

Associate Democratic Governance Officer, Youth Focal Point, OSCE ODIHR

 

Augusta serves as the Youth Focal Point in the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR). In this role she develops and oversees ODIHR’s youth political participation portfolio, implementing activities designed to assist OSCE participating States meet their commitments in supporting the active participation of young people in promoting democracy, human rights, and fundamental freedoms. Prior to ODIHR, Augusta served as the technical lead on youth engagement at the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) advising on youth-specific program design, and other global youth initiatives.