Britt Elvira Ruitenberg

Britt Elvira Ruitenberg

Associate, Corporate Communications

About me

Britt Elvira is the Corporate Communication Associate at the European Climate Foundation, which she joined in May 2020. In her role, she ensures that the ECF’s public identity reflects the organisation’s unique role in the field.

Prior to joining the ECF, Britt was a reporter at a Spanish newspaper and moved to Brussels in October 2019 for a traineeship at the NGO Human Rights Watch within the communications team.

Britt holds a Bachelor’s in Journalism from the Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, Spain, with recognition in Humanities Studies. She is currently also following a Master’s degree in Environmental Humanities at Ca’ Foscari University in Venice, Italy, while also collaborating with the communications team at the European Cultural Centre in Venice.

She is a native Dutch, Catalan, and Spanish speaker, also fluent in English and Italian, and has a basic understanding of French.

With a passion for the environment, Britt enjoys hiking and walking through the mountains and she is always happy to have a good Spanish novel in her hands.