Henning von Bargen
Head of Gunda Werner Institute
Henning von Bargen

Born in 1959, studied Sociology, Educational Science, Cultural Anthropology (M.A.) and Dipl. Pädagogik. Training in TCI, personnel development and the systematic designing of change processes. Gender trainer and gender consultant since 1998. Many years of experience in political and trade union educational work. Since 1997 spokesperson for the shared task ‘Gender Democracy’ at the Heinrich Böll Foundation. Since 2007 Director of the Gunda Werner Institute together with Gitti Hentschel.

Areas of work and thematic focuses

  • Shared task ‘gender democracy’: internal process supervision and advice 
  • Gender consulting and gender training, gender mainstreaming implementation: among others instruction of gender trainers, project- and organisation-related gender consulting, gender-oriented project planning (GOPP), gender coaching for management executives, gender-oriented management executive and personnel training courses  
  • Gender politics in Europe – Fit for Gender Mainstreaming. Transcending gender-sensitive borders between East and West  
  • Further thinking on gender democracy: male politics, gender dialogues



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