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Yvon Slingenberg

Director for ‘Strategy, Analysis & Planning” and Acting Director of ‘Innovation for a Low Carbon, Resilient Economy in DG Climate Action of the European Commission

Ms Yvon Slingenberg is Director for ‘Strategy, Analysis & Planning” and Acting Director of ‘Innovation for a Low Carbon, Resilient Economy in DG Climate Action of the European Commission.

 

Since end 2020, she was responsible for Climate strategy, Governance and Emissions from Non-trading Sectors, i.a. in charge of different parts of the “Fit for 55” package of proposals, as well as DG CLIMA’s contribution to the Recovery + Resilience Facility.

Before that, she was Director responsible for International Affairs.

 

From 2015 to 2016, she was Senior Adviser in the Cabinet of Commissioner Arias Cañete for Climate Action and Energy.

Prior to that, she was Head of Unit in charge of the “Implementation of the EU Emissions Trading System" and of chemicals policy (REACH) in DG Environment.

She also worked in the Cabinet of Commissioner Wallström on environment and climate issues (2002-2003), on international climate negotiations (1998-2002) and in the “Waste Management Policy” Unit.

 

Yvon is a lawyer of Dutch nationality with a degree in international law (specialisation in environmental law) from the University of Amsterdam. She speaks Dutch (mother tongue), English, French, German and Spanish.