Jakub Janda

Director, European Values Center for Security Policy

Jakub Janda is Director of the European Values Center for Security Policy based in Prague. He specializes in response of democratic states to hostile disinformation and influence operations. He is Associate Fellow at Slovak Security Policy Institute and serves as a proud member of Active Reserves of the Czech Armed Forces. In 2016 – 2017, he was tasked by Czech security and intelligence institutions to consult on “Influence of Foreign Powers” chapter within Audit of National Security conducted by the Czech government, where he was involved in the Czech policy shift on this issue. Since 2019, he serves as a member of Programming Board of the Centre Anne de Kyiv. Since 2015, he was asked to provide briefings or trainings in more than 20 countries. In the past he worked for humanitarian agency ADRA International and for a Member of the Czech.