Barije Durmish holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, which she earned from the Institute for Psychology at the Faculty of Philosophy, University St. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. Beginning at a young age, she volunteered for NGOs, primarily focusing on supporting and improving the education of Roma children. Barije has gained experience as a facilitator and educator, specifically working with children and teenage refugees. Additionally, she has attended numerous trainings and workshops on antidiscrimination, education, human trafficking, and gender equality.

Recently, Barije joined CRPM as a program assistant, where she is currently engaged in projects that are focused on gender equality. She is a dedicated humanitarian and an advocate against discrimination, and firmly believes in the empowering potential of education. Additionally, she possesses a deep passion for books, deriving pleasure from reading and writing.