Vera Otterstein


Vera Otterstein (she/ her) is W7 Policy Advisor for Public Relations and Advocacy at the National Council of German Women’s Organizations. Previously, she worked as Policy Advisor for a member of the German Parliament and as Advisor in urban climate finance for the Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ). During Germany’s G20 Presidency, she had already worked for the cooperation project “Women20”. Vera holds a Master of Arts in International Relations from the University of Bremen and Jacobs University, and a Bachelor of Science in European Public Administration from the University of Münster and the University Twente (NL).