Toufik Bouarfa works in local government administration and policy in Reims, north eastern France. His work covers issues relating to integration, discrimination, and foreign policy in the communities of the region. In addition to his role as Associate Fellow at EFD, Toufik worked for a number of years at the office of the Mayor of Reims Adeline Hazan (2008 – 2014). As part of his role, he developed anti-discrimination initiatives and provided training sessions to prevent racism, anti-Semitism and homophobia. Toufik has also worked as a social worker, and has held positions with the League of Human Rights (Ligue des Droits de l’Homme) and the International League against Racism and anti-Semitism (Ligue Internationale Contre le Racisme et l’Antisémitisme).
Email: toufik.bouarfa [AT] europeandemocracy.eu