Tom Perski
Representative in Sweden

Tom Perski is the representative of the Israel Public Policy Institute (IPPI) in Sweden. He has previously worked for the international Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA), Human Rights Watch (HRW), B’nai B’rith and Physicians for Human Rights. In addition to his work with the IPPI, Tom is also serving as CEO of the social enterprise “Your Rights”, an educational program about rights and responsibilities targeted at youths in Stockholm. Your Rights brings law students to facilitate workshops on relevant legal topics for young people from lower socioeconomic backgrounds, those who are the most affected by criminality and unsafe neighborhoods.

Tom holds a Bachelor’s degree in political science, psychology and sociology from the University of Cambridge and a Master’s degree in Law (LLM) from Stockholm University.

Languages: Swedish, English

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
Diplomacy & International Politics