Peter Matjašič is a project coordinator for the Open Society Initiative for Europe. His work focuses on the 2014 European elections.
Before joining the Open Society Foundations, Matjašič was a project coordinator at Avanti Europe. He has been active in the field of youth work for ten years: as a volunteer with the European Volunteer Service in Barcelona, a youth trainer and facilitator for the European Youth Forum, and a youth representative and youth worker with the Young European Federalists. He set up the English version of Le Taurillon webzine under the name thenewfederalist.eu, serving as its first editor-in-chief.
He is currently president of the European Youth Forum and is part of the Soliya Network Fellowship.