Erik Bornemann | Program Officer Published in 2022 ebornemann[at]equitas.org 666 Sherbrooke West – Suite 1100 Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1E7 Equitas acknowledges that its office is located on unceded Kanien’kehá:ka (Mohawk) land. Erik (he/him) joined Equitas as a Logistics Coordinator in August 2022 and is supporting Equitas’ Canadian program team. He then, as of November 2023 became a Program Officer. He holds a bachelor’s in public law and a master’s in international law and International Relations with a focus in International Human and Children Rights. Erik’s first worked as an intern at the International Bureau for Children Rights, where he supported several projects in West Africa, MENA and South America and learned how to give a concrete application to his studies. He then worked for Youth Fusion as a coordinator in the Cree Nation of Eeyou Istchee (Baie-James), where he confirmed his passion in supporting the empowerment of people who have and still experience discrimination against them, especially children.