Janis Prinz


About Janis

Janis Prinz worked as a trainee at the Progressive Center from November 2018 to May 2020 in the program area “Structural Change” on energy & climate policy issues as well as on the topic of populism. While studying philosophy and neuroscience, he was already involved in political participation and a democratic culture of debate at the Symposium Magdeburg e.V. and on the board of the Debate Club Magdeburg e.V.. Now he is working as a trainer at the Forum für Streitkultur on the side. During his master studies of “Ethics – Economics, Law & Politics” Janis gained professional experience at the representation of the German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (DIHK) at the EU on European energy and climate policy. He also worked at the development policy think tank SÜDWIND on global justice issues.


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