Svetlana Broz, M.D., was born in Belgrade in 1955, the granddaughter of Josip Broz Tito, the leader of the former Yugoslavia. A cardiologist by profession, she is also the founder and director of the Sarajevo office of the international NGO Gardens of the Righteous Worldwide (, which educates youth on the topic of civil courage. She is the author of the books Good People in an Evil Time (published in five languages, English translation by Ellen Elias-Bursa) and Having What It Takes (edited by Thomas Butler) and numerous articles. She is also the editor of the forth- coming Anthology of Civil Courage.