Ida Auken is the Minister of Environment of Denmark. She has been actively involved in Danish politics for many years. As former Environmental Affairs spokeswoman in the Danish parliament and member of the Energy Policy Committee and the Environment and Regional Planning Committee she has played a vital role in shaping Danish environmental policies 2007-2011.
Ida dreams about more wind turbines and renewable energy, collective and cheap transportation and limited vehicles in the future cities, so we don’t get stuck in pollution and traffic jams. Copenhagen is a city for cyclists and this has great potential. Ida Auken holds Holds a master degree in theology. She is not only an environmentalist, she is also a politician who dares to deal with existential issues. Ida focusses on the relationship between religion and politics and includes issues of ethics and law.