Thirze joined CAN in February 2017 and supports the campaign coordination and communication activities. Previously she has been an intern for UN – SPIDER and GRID Arendal, a centre collaborating with UN Environment.
Thirze holds an BSc in Environmental Science from Amsterdam University College, The Netherlands and has obtained a Master Degree in Physical Geography and Ecosystem Analysis from Lund University, Sweden.
She is particularly interested in sustainable agriculture, food security and the intercultural communication of climate change issues and sustainable development to a broad public. She is also very enthusiastic about supporting the development of innovative ideas and campaigns for sustainable development on regional or global level. She is a keen traveler and also very interested in cultures and languages.