Prof. Dr. Dirk Messner became the new President of the German Environment Agency on 1 January 2020.

The internationally renowned sustainability scientist Prof. Dr. Dirk Messner succeeded Maria Krautzberger, who was retiring at the end of the year 2019.

Prof. Dr. Dirk Messner was Director of the Institute for Environment and Human Security at the United Nations University in Bonn and Co-Chairman of the German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU).

Your contacts in the Presidential Office (PB) 1


Franziska Wehinger
Head of PB 1 Strategy / Controlling / Planning / Policy advice
Email: franziska [dot] wehinger [at] uba [dot] de, Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 8903-3927

Hannah Steinfeldt
Political contacts / Bundestag / Policy advice
Email: hannah [dot] steinfeldt [at] uba [dot] de, Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 8903-5592

Marcel Dorsch
Digitalization / Transformation alliances
Email: marcel [dot] dorsch [at] uba [dot] de, Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 8903-5046

Dr. Stephen Bartke
Strategic third-party funded research / European research networking
Email: stephan [dot] bartke [at] uba [dot] de, +49 (0)340 / 2103-2612

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