Forum on Due Diligence in the Garment and Footwear Sector


Juergen Janssen

Head of Secretariat
Partnership for Sustainable Textiles c/o GIZ


Juergen Janssen is program director at GIZ and head of the office of the German Partnership for Sustainable Textiles since 2016. The Textile Partnership is a multi-stakeholder initiative with around 135 members aiming at improving the social, ecologic and economic conditions along the whole textile value chain by advancing the risk-based due diligence approach. Previously, Juergen was manager and representative of the German Global Compact Network for more than five years. Before that he worked in academia, market research and strategic consulting in and for various industries in Europe and Asia.