International Institute for Sustainable Development

Institut international du développement durable


Operations Manager

Maja Schmidt-Thomé joined IISD Reporting Services in 2007 while based in New Jersey/New York. She is a qualified translator and conference interpreter for Spanish and English, and has several years of experience in event management and coordination. Her main focus of work has always been sustainable development, environmental politics and waste management. She is currently based out of Germany but is looking forward to move to different countries around the world as she has done all her life.




  • Master of Applied Linguistics – Translation and Interpretation (1998): University of Saarland.


  • Spanish
  • English
  • German
Maja Schmidt-Thomé currently has no publications.