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Interview with Jelina Khoo

1. What is your full name? Jelina Khoo
2. Where were you born? Trosa, Sweden.
3. Where do you live? Stockholm, Sweden.
4. What is your family situation (single, married, children)? Single.
5. What is your educational background?E.g. what school(s) have you attended? Currently studying an international master in political science at Stockholm University. BSc in Development Studies at Lund University, with major in political science. Courses in political economy at Stockholm Uni. and advertising at Central Saint Martins School of Arts and Design in London.
6. What is your professional background? E.g. what jobs have you had in the past and what job do you currently have? I work extra at an interior design/fashion store and as a pedagogue in pre-school. In the past I have worked with event-marketing, PR, waitressing, bar-tending, economic administration. I have worked in a surf shop and a hat shop, and I have been a swimming instructor. I also volunteered for Save the children and ActionAid. Have had lots of fun and learnt heaps!
7. How did you first get in contact with Action10? Through volontärbyrån.
8. What is your role or title at Action10? Coordinator for Knowledge sharing workgroup.
9. What are your tasks at Action10? Communication and information.
10. Why did you join Action10?   Interesting and fun.
11. What do you expect Action10 to achieve in the following five years? Increase the membership number. become a more structured organisation. Help more children.
12. How can Action10 be improved? By more structure, knowledge and financial contribution. And this could perhaps be reached with a wider spread.
13. What do you like about Action10?  Lots of involved and interesting people.
14. What is your biggest accomplishment in life? Staying true to myself.
15. If you could choose anything that you would like to do, what would it be? Learn more languages, travel around the world. 
16. What are the things you treasure and value the most in life? Family and friends.


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