The Steering Committe

The Steering Committee (SC) comprises of up to two members from every region. It is the main administrative and financial body, appointed by the Congress. The SC decides upon membership requests until the next Congress and it can issue political statements on behalf of the network.

Steering Committe MEMBERS

Steering Committe Reports

Janmajei Tiwari


Janmejai is a young green from India, currently based in Almora. He started his career at the age of 16 in youth politics and has served one term as campaign head and two terms as a Convener of Uttarakhand Student Organization (USO). He has been actively involved in International green politics in his roles as Regional Coordinator for GYG and Steering Committee member of Asia Pacific Young Greens Network (APYGN). He is passionate about youth politics, feminism, LGBTQ+ and  labour rights and very vocal about Right to Education and against privatization of health. Janmejai likes traveling and treking in himalayan ranges.

Liliane Pollmann


Liliane is a young green from the Ruhr Area in Germany which is an interesting model for structural change by exiting coal. She has been involved with green politics from the age of 14 and has been active in several parts of the German Young Greens since then. She took it to the international level through FYEG’s Social Europe Working group.

She is passionate about social justice and equality, sustainability and transformation processes to achieve a global way of living within planetary borders.
In her spare freetime she loves to read a lot of books and acting on theatre’s stage and in political satire.

Fabiana Zanutti

Activity coordinator

Graduated in Political Science (University of Buenos Aires). Master’s Degree in Marketing, Consulting and Political Communication. Master’s Degree in Political and Institutional Communication. Postgraduate degree in Political Communication and New Technologies (UBA), Data Scientist, Digital House. President of the Green Party of Buenos Aires. A youth leader at the national level.  Member of the team of the Directorate of Environmental Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Worship (Argentine Chancellery). Member of the National Climate Change Cabinet. The alternate political focal point at international climate change conventions.

Salome Gikonyo

Communications Officer

Salome Gikonyo is a Twenty Four (24)-year old dynamic, motivated and intelligent young Kenyan woman with a keen interest in Environmental Conservation and Sustainable Development. She holds a BSc. in Environmental Science from Kenyatta University (2019).  She has four years hands-on experience in carrying out environmental conservation activities such as tree growing, Clean Ups and Environmental education in communities and schools. She has been an active member of The Green Congress Party of Kenya since 2018.

Ali Khademolhosseini

Regional coordinator for europe

Ali Khademolhosseini is a young green from German young Greens.
He is also an activist in fields of Human rights and climate and a democracy advocate.
He swore years ago to dedicate his life to help people who live under dictatorships and suppression.
His political focus is on, defense and security, EU forgien policies, peace making, and sustainable development.

Jung Lin

Regional Coordinator for Asia Pacific

Jung Lin is a young green from Taiwan and has been active in environmental movements since 18 years old. She dedicated herself into local activism against mining industries and advocated for environmental human rights during her time in college. Majoring in Anthropology and Sociology, she has distinctive sensitivity and some knowledge regarding cultural difference and social context behind environmental and political issues. Being a co-founder and the current international secretary of Taiwan Young Greens, she is currently devoted to international collaboration for green politics especially in Asia-Pacific region. She is especially passionate about issues of environmental human rights, energy transition and participatory democracy.

Marco Rocco

Regional coordinator for Americas

Marco Rocco is a young green from Brazil, born and raised in Rio de Janeiro. He has been active in brazilian young greens for the past 10 years, dedicated to environmental conservancy, climate emergency, sustainability, social justice, equality and youth programs.
Marco currently is co-chair of the young greens of Rio de Janeiro and coordinator of international relationships of brazilian young greens. He is also in the young greens of americas federation.

Souleymane Ouedraogo

Regional Coordinator for Africa

Ouedraogo Souleymane is the coordinator of CJEF, a member structure of GYG for 8 years now, he has been campaigning within the Rassemblement Des Ecologistes du Burkina Faso (RDEBF).He was coordinator of the student body of the party. Also a founding member of the network of Young Ecolos of West Africa (REJEAO) and (CJEF) he had several international missions within the framework of these activities. 
Passionate and committed to political ecology. He currently holds the post of secretary for youth and promotion of green jobs at the RDEBF.
He loves football in his spare time.