Dr. Tania Rödiger-Vorwerk has served in multiple positions for the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development. Currently she is
Dep. Director General at Directorate 31 – Environment and Infrastructure. She has led bilateral development policy and cooperation with Southasia, crisis
prevention and peace building, human resource development and has served as Director Strategy and Planning.
The experienced lawyer supported former Federal President of Germany, Prof. Dr. Horst Köhler, in his function as member of the United Nations High Level
Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda for UN SG Ban Ki-moon as “Sherpa” – heading the cross institutional shaped Sherpa-Staff.