Amanda Pridmore

Communications Associate

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Amanda Pridmore is a communications associate at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin. Amanda is interested in genocide and atrocity prevention, political rhetoric, memorial studies, and journalism.

Before joining GPPi, Amanda was program coordinator for Global Bridges e.V., where she worked in German international affairs through overseeing study programs to China, Russia and multiple countries on the African continent. Previously, she furthered engagement at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) in Washington, DC by coordinating online communications for USHMM’s Center for the Prevention of Genocide and modern-day genocide exhibitions. As a young professional journalist grantee of the Fulbright program to Germany, Amanda conducted research on the project Governing Memory: the Relationship between German Political Rhetoric and the Culture of Remembrance” in cooperation with the Institut für Zeitgeschichte and Stiftung Topographie des Terrors while reporting as a journalist for German media outlets. 

Amanda holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and philosophy from Clemson University and a certificate in communications from Freie Universität Berlin. Her studies were supported by the State of South Carolina, Institute of International Education and US Fulbright Program.

Languages: English, German, Spanish

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