MPA-ES Module: Lobbying and Transparency
Markus Trilling holds a Diploma in Economic and Social Sciences at Augsburg University and the postgraduate ‘Magister in Europa Studien‘ (M.E.S.) at the RWTH Aachen, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela and Université de Liège. From 2002 on he then supported the establishment of a European Studies Programme at the Plovdiv University in Bulgaria before he entered an environmental campaigning organisation in 2008. Since 2010 he has influenced EU decision making processes in Brussels as an NGO advocate for various civil society organisations. Now as ‚Finance and Subsidies Policy Coordinator‘ for Climate Action Network (CAN) Europe his focus is to boost ambition of the EU’s climate agenda. He has built up a wide network of allies and partners within civil society and among the EU institutions.