Maryke van Staden
Director of ICLEI’s carbon Climate Center and Director of Business Development
Director of ICLEI’s carbon Climate Center and Director of Business Development at the ICLEI World Secretariat in Bonn. Maryke heads ICLEI’s global approach to integrated climate action, leading a team of multi-disciplinary experts who provide ICLEI’s global support package on climate and sustainable energy action, as well as access to finance, serving ICLEI's global network of 2,000+ local and subnational governments in more than 100+ countries. Building on a career spanning 30 years, Maryke focuses on climate neutrality and achieving net-zero emissions in cities, towns and regions around the globe, using as entry point resilient development and working to achieve a just and inclusive transition to a sustainable secure future.