Roger Casale

Roger is an award-winning civil rights activist working for a Europe of the citizens. He is the founder and General Secretary of New Europeans, a pan-European NGO based in Brussels and London. He is also a Vice-Chair of the European People’s Forum and a Steering Group member of the European Civic Forum. He lives in Italy and in 2009 was made a Commander of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic. Roger is a Fellow of the Royal Society Arts and a former Labour Member of Parliament.

Roger primarily works on advocacy and community building for the Europe Future Fringe initiative.