Gilberto works at the intersection of multiple fields. Hailing from Curaçao and based in the Netherlands, Gilberto is a policy advocate, activist, musician, entrepreneur and poet. He is Head of Impact, Equity and Inclusion at Kolektivo, a regenerative organization creating impactful local economies through crypto-innovation, a consultant on the topics of future of work, climate justice, new ways of governance, social impact and democratic innovation. He is the Secretary of the Supervisory Board of Stichting OCAN , Senior Fellow for Humanity in Action, a WEF Global Shaper, TILN Fellow for the German Marshall Fund, and a Youth Sounding Board Member for the EU Commission’s DG INTPA.
Updated December 2022
More from Gilberto Morishaw
How Can I Help?
Gilberto created a digital series that explores how to foster unity in diversity, and how to find our role in bringing about social justice.
Atlanta Fellow Gilberto Morishaw Launches New Initiative: Keda Kas
Keda Kas connects and supports the Dutch Caribbean through adequate information and news about corona, discussions and digital social activities.
Strange Fruit Podcast
Fellows from the 2019 Humanity in Action Fellowship program, Hoang Tran Hieu Hanh, Gilberto Morishaw, Elizabeth Barahona and Myrna Santos, discuss the song 'Strange Fruit' in a podcast dedicated to Songs for Resistance.
Songs of Resistance
Lyrics and melodies that narrate the harsh realities and powerful stories of slavery in the US and the ongoing struggle for justice for Black Americans.
2019 John Lewis Fellows Final Presentations
In 2019, Fellows of the Humanity in Action John Lewis Fellowship prepared final presentations on their experiences and learnings from the four-week program.
Humanity in Action The Netherlands announces the 2019 Dutch Fellows cohort
From a competitive pool of applicants, 14 Fellows from The Netherlands were selected to join the 2019 Humanity in Action Fellows cohort. Read the Fellows’ bios by clicking on their images below.