Jan-David Franke

Project Manager "Digital basic rights, surveillance and transparency"

Jan-David manages SNV’s work on digital basic rights and intelligence governance. His efforts are directed at strengthening democratic oversight of government surveillance and facilitating public discourse around security and liberty in a digital age. Furthermore, he is interested in the intersection of democracy and media in the public sphere as well as human rights and critical security studies.

Previously, Jan-David worked as an investigative reporter and editor for the Bangkok Post and as a news editor for the Oxford Student. He was also a part of the GIZ’s “Decentralisation Reforms” project in Ghana. Jan-David holds an M.Phil. in International Relations from the University of Oxford and a B.A. in Integrated Social Sciences from Jacobs University Bremen and the University of Edinburgh.

Email address: 
+49 (0) 30 81 45 03 78 92