Ruth Nießen

Project Manager

Phone: +49 30 89 59 51 17
Ruth Nießen has been working as a project manager at the European Academy Berlin since December 2014. She assists in, amongst other things, organising the German-Tunisian Academy for good governance which holds seminars several times each year as part of the German transformation partnership with the Republic of Tunisia.From 2008 to 2012 Ruth Nießen was studying for a bachelor degree in social work at Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences in Berlin. Following on from this, she took a course of studies entitled Nonprofit-Management and Public Governance, jointly run by the Berlin School of Economics and Law and the Berlin University of Applied Sciences ITW, where she was awarded an M.A.Before gaining her degree, Ms. Nielsen completed placements in several organisations, including the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), during which she was involved in organising a ministerial visit to Western Africa and added to lessons she had first learnt in international cooperation during a year abroad in Burundi.