Ruben Zondervan

Ruben joined Stakeholder Forum in 2017 as Executive Director. He also serves as the Executive Director of the Earth System Governance Project. In this dual role he is well-positioned to manage Stakeholder Forum and to streamline the Partnership for Governance of Sustainable Development which will strengthen the evidence base of the multi-stakeholder processes facilitated by Stakeholder Forum, and the impact of the novel policy solutions that are developed by researchers from the Earth System Governance Project.

Ruben studied political science, modern history, law, and economics in Freiburg im Breisgau and political sciences in Potsdam, and holds a degree in environment & resource management from the VU University Amsterdam. Prior to his current position, he gained work experience in diplomacy, industry consulting, research, and international research management.

Louise Maria Skotte Møller

Louise is an intern for Stakeholder Forum based at the Earth System Governance International Project Office. She currently studies an M.Sc. in Environmental Studies and Sustainability Science at Lund University, and holds a B.A. in International Relations and Journalism. She has previous work experience from  investigative media, development and environmental organisations.

Louise’s interests include access and participation of civil society in global governance as well as accountability and justice perspectives on sustainable development.