Milenka Knežević is a senior advisor in GIZ Open Regional Fund for South-East Europe, Energy, Transport and Climate Protection. She coordinated SUMP development process for SEE capitals and cities, and activities within the European Mobility Week. From 2005 – 2016 she was working in the cabinet of the Mayor of the City of Zvornik (B&H) as a Head of the department for international cooperation and development. She is credited with the establishment of the first Energy Efficiency Office in BiH, as well as winning numerous awards on behalf of the City. She is a certified moderator, trainer for Strategic Planning, Project Cycle Management, and CEFE trainer.