Farouk Kouider Moussaoui
Candidate for the position as “President”
Tell us about yourself and what you are currently dedicating your time towards?
I am from Algeria, I live in Khemis-Miliana city, Algeria. I have a master's degree in Political Science. I am currently dedicating my time towards volunteering for the Erasmus+ Community and non-profit Organizations.
Do you have any previous experience with OCEANS and if so in what capacity?
Yes I do. I have been a member of the Projects working group during the term 2020/21. I am currently Vice President of OCEANS as well as being in charge of acting President (2021/22).
What motivates you to apply for this position?
I seek to build up on the previous experiences & achievements during my mandate as Vice President/acting President, so I ensure stability and progression of OCEANS Network. Furthermore, I would like to improve my organizational skills and social networking.
What skills and qualities can you bring to this position?
I would offer adequate leadership, smooth communication and accountability. I am willing to fill-up the necessary competences in terms of membership, youth engagement, project management and event coordination.
What are your plans and ideas for the future of OCEANS?
Improve communication and increase transparency both internally and externally.
Maintain vacancies in the working groups and reactivate members.
Update the Statute, increase OCEANS visibility and distinguish its identity.
Address funding and ensure enough financial support.
Have in-person meetings for the Board and major events.
Facilitate digital activities in critical moments.
Support members' applications under the umbrella of ESAA project calls.
Integrating members and improve inclusion in and around OCEANS.