Katarzyna Mortoń serves as the coordinator of KOD International, the coordinator and Board member of the Brussels-based Committee for the Defence of Democracy ASBL, and the plenipotentiary for international affairs and foreign funding of KOD’s Warsaw-based Executive Board.
The Mission of KOD International expands the goals of KOD onto a pan-European scale:
- To raise citizens’ awareness on the value of the rule of law, human rights and democracy as well as on the importance of their democratic participation;
- To build civil society and cultivate a sense of community, especially in states troubled by authoritarian and radical tendencies;
- To promote critical thinking, empowering citizens to make informed political choices;
- To enhance the appreciation of and identification with European values.