Fairer Handel & Globales Lernen

About me

Dr. Jean-Marie Krier


 born in Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg ("in the heart of Europe")


studies at the University of Salzburg (educational sciences / sociology), degree: PH.D.


part-time studies at the Fernuniversität Hagen, Germany’s only state distance-learning university (business administration, with a focus on marketing), degree: business graduate

Since May 2020

in retirement

Career history:

Komment (Society for Communication, Development and Dialogical Education), Salzburg, 2008-2020

Independent lecturer, author, consultant, Salzburg, 2005-2008

Klimabündnis (Climate Alliance Austria), Salzburg, 2003-2005

ARGE Weltläden (umbrella association of the Austrian world shops), Salzburg, 2000-2002

EZA Fair Trade (the pioneering Austrian fair trade organization), Salzburg-Bergheim, 1988-1999

Südwind (formerly: ÖIE - Austrian Development Policy Information Service), Vienna, 1986-1988

SOS Children's Villages International, Innsbruck, 1982-1986