Until the end of 2016 Lea Suter worked as Vice-Director of the think tank foraus – Swiss Forum on Foreign Policy. In this position she was in charge of the establishment and management of the Geneva office and of the founding of the Think Tank Hub, mandated by the Swiss Foreign Ministry. Earlier Lea Suter had worked as Cultural Activities Coordinator for the UN where she organized cultural activities together with member states. Originally from Switzerland Lea Suter has lived three years in Russia and holds a Master’s degree in intercultural transfer studies between Russia and Europe (Moscow/Freiburg). She has also completed several courses in communication, cultural diplomacy, journalism and facilitation methods. Since the beginning of 2017 she has been traveling as founder and blogger of PeacePrints – Blogging for Peace.