Speaker Details

Bärbel Höhn

 Bärbel Höhn
Energy Commissioner
Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung (BMZ)

Mrs. Bärbel Höhn, together with Mr. Josef Göppel, is a Special Representative for Energy in Africa of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). Mrs. Höhn was engaged in several citizens’ action committees since 1981. She is a member of the green party and was 1990 elected to the state parliament of North-Rhine Westphalia. Mrs. Höhn was Minister of Environment and Agriculture of North Rhine-Westphalia from 1995 to 2005 and a member of federal parliament German Bundestag from 2005 to 2017 as well.