Who we are

Carina Christensen

Carina Brit Christensen is the initiator of Chancepartout. She is an educational consultant, enthusiastic for creating sustainable learning environments that lead to social changes.

Inspired by the many alternative possibilities for learning, she develops courses that present new knowledge and methods that match the participants' situation and guide them to move further.

Carina is passionate about aesthetical learning processes, life-long learning, and community education. She holds a cand.scient.soc in sociology. She is also a forum play instructor and has worked with various groups from production factory workers, to managers, to schoolchildren. Carina has recently finished an additional masters course in creative project management, organization and distribution at DOCH (University of Dance and Circus, DOCH, Stockholm).

She currently resides in Copenhagen.

Cecilie Holdt Rude

Cecilie Holdt Rude is a learning enthusiast with an academic and professional background in culture and education. Creating human meetings and synergies in diverse teams is her great passion and skill. She has worked with cultural and human meetings through workshops, participatory methodologies and action-based learning in international organizations and institutions through France, Denmark, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

She believes in active learning, where learners are participants, and where experience is embraced and used actively in the learning process. It is when all participants engage in the learning process that the magic happens.

Cecilie holds a Master degree in Cultural Encounters and Educational Studies and has experience with education, learning and cultural meetings from organizations such as UNESCO, Action Aid, The Red Cross, and the Danish Foreign Affairs.

She is currently based in Paris, France.