M. Ragıp Zık


Head of Communications and Partnerships

Civil society expert and researcher, living in Berlin since 2015.

Ragıp brings in over 15 years’ experience in project management, communication, and international cooperation. Working for NGOs in Greece, Italy, and Turkey, Ragıp has coordinated multi-partner projects across the Euro-Mediterranean area, the Middle East, and the Caucasus. He is a member of the Council of Europe’s Pool of Trainers and occasionally serves as an educational consultant in human rights, democratic citizenship, and youth work. 

Ragıp is a pracademic who blends his practice with social inquiry. He is currently finalising his PhD in Sociology at the Freie Universität Berlin. His research on social movements, visual activism, and digital communication appeared in various academic and non-academic publications including several artistic formats.

At GSBTB Ragıp is responsible for developing communication strategies and partnerships.