Environmental Law & Governance

Dr. Nele Kampffmeyer

Senior Researcher

Special Expertise

  • Human rights and environmental due diligence in global value chains, in particular issues related to the implementation of supply chain law in practice
  • International resource governance
  • Sustainable corporate governance: including sustainability strategies, sustainability reporting, and corporate engagement
  • Sustainability governance and SDGs
  • Digitalization: sustainable consumption with a focus on sustainable e-commerce and digitalization in conservation

Key Projects

  •  Advising the Textile Alliance on the implementation of due diligence in textile supply chains (various projects)
  • Environmental and human rights due diligence as an approach to strengthen sustainable corporate governance
  • Sustainability Dimensions of Imported Hydrogen
  • Strategic Dialogue on Sustainable Raw Materials for Europe STRADE
  • Options for action under international law to increase resource efficiency
  • Regional value creation and sustainability effects of digital platform systems for future basic supply of food and mobility
  • Product responsibility of third-party manufacturers in online trade

Professional Training and Career

  • Since 2016 Researcher at Oeko-Institut
  • 2016-2016 Researcher at IÖW – Institut für Ökologische Wirtschaftsforschung
  • 2009-2015 Freelancer for adelphi consult, FH Eberswalde and IÖW
  • 2009-2015 PhD at Humboldt University Berlin
  • 2008-2009 PR and project assistant at profund – Der Gründungsförderung der Freien Universität Berlin
  • 2006-2007 Master of Arts in Conflict Resolution at University of Bradford (UK)
  • 2003-2006 Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences at Humboldt University Berlin
  • 1999-2002 Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration at Berufsakademie Ravensburg and Messe Frankfurt GmbH

Language Skills

  • English
  • Spanish


Dr. Nele Kampffmeyer