Nienke is HEAL’s Healthy Buildings and Energy Poverty Policy Officer. She is working on HEAL’s policy and communications activities around health-promoting buildings and energy poverty. This includes work on the national implementation of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive and on air quality in and surrounding schools.
Nienke has an MSc in Political Science and worked before at HEAL as Communications and Chemicals Assistant as well as at another European environmental NGO. Nienke was also a trainee at the European Parliament, working on environmental issues.