Jinthe Roelofs

Project OFFICER


Nationality: Dutch

Education: Msc Forest and Nature Conservation with specialization: management, Wageningen University, the Netherlands; Bsc Forest and Nature Conservation with specialization: ecology, Wageningen University, the Netherlands.

Background information: Jinthe provides support in developing and implementing various ECNC projects. Her main responsibilities are acting as a liaison with consortium partners, and supporting the organization of seminars and workshops. Furthermore she is responsible for contributing to the Natura 2000 Biogeographical Process and the maintenance and development of the Natura 2000 platform and other communication and outreach resources.

During her education Jinthe studied different aspects of forest and nature conservation, including ecology and the social side of nature conservation. Her thesis focused on human-wildlife conflicts, more specifically on conflicts between humans and sun bears in Sumatra, Indonesia.