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Policy Division

Frederik Hafen

Senior Policy Officer for Environmental Law and Democracy

Frederik works on environmental law and democracy. He focuses on the rights guaranteed by the Aarhus Convention, access to environmental information, participation in decision-making, and access to justice. His work also covers environmental criminal and civil liability.
He holds a Master’s degree in European Public Affairs from Maastricht University and a Bachelor’s degree in European and International Law from the University of Groningen.
Prior to joining the EEB, he was the Policy Advisor in the cabinet of European Ombudsman, Emily O’Reilly. He completed traineeships in a law firm and the European Parliament.
Frederik speaks English, German, and Dutch, as well as basic French.

Frederik Hafen
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