Urška Jež

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Urška Jež has a BA in culturology and an MA in NGO management. She has been working with the City of Women since 2006; since 2014 as the executive producer. Since 2016, she has been involved in the preparation of the #8MarchEveryDay teaching materials. Prior to that, she was the executive producer of the Animateka International Animated Film Festival. Between 2006 and 2010, she collaborated with 2 Reels – Association for Reanimation of Storytelling, producing film education content as part of the Slon programme. Between 2009 and 2010, she participated in Kulturstik: A Pilot Project on Introducing New, Contemporary Arts Education Content and Methods in Primary School Curricula. Since 2005, she has been working as an animator, mentor and youth camp leader. She is the author of the study Kulturno-umetnostna vzgoja in nevladni sektor v kulturi (Arts Education and the NGO Sector in Culture, 2017).