Eva Ringhof is Project Manager of the technical assistance to the “Implementation of the National Waste Management Plan of Greece” assigned to the Hellenic Ministry of Environment & Energy (YPEN) on behalf of the German International Cooperation (GIZ). The project strengthens sustainable municipal waste management and circular economy. Ms. Ringhof worked previously as GIZ Program Coordinator (2017-18) and as Social Urban Development Specialist (2013-2017) at the Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to support infrastructure investments in Asia and the Pacific. She has 11 years of experience working in environmental consulting, and regional and economic development in countries such as Germany, Colombia, Singapore and South Korea. Ms. Ringhof holds a Master of Science degree in Spatial and Environmental Planning, as well as a postgraduate degree in International Cooperation. Being professional diver, she is promoting environmental awareness campaigns and coastal clean-ups since many years.