Helge Schwitters studies Political Science at the University of Oslo. He has been involved in the student movement for many years both on a local, national and international level. Before joining ESU as a coordinator he was the Officer for International Affairs for the National Union of Students in Norway (NSO) holding the position for two consecutive mandates. Among many other responsibilities he was the main political project manager for the “Global Student Voice” seminar and NSO’s advocate for the Students at Risk programme together with SAIH, an organisation he also was a board member of. In 2012/13 he sat as a member of the University board at his home university. ESU experiences prior to the role as coordinator include chairing the working group on post-2015 development goals and being a member of the International Cooperations Working Group.