Jens Martens

Jens Martens

Executive Director, Global Policy Forum
Biography: 

Jens Martens (born in 1962) is executive director of Global Policy Forum (New York/Bonn) and has been the director of Global Policy Forum Europe since its foundation in 2004.

Since 2011 he has coordinated the international Civil Society Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

From 2003 to 2009 he was member (2006-2009 Co-Chair) of the Coordinating Committee of Social Watch, a global network of several hundred NGOs working on poverty eradication and social justice.