The Social Democratic Party,
Jens Joel, Socialdemokratiet - Fotograf Steen Brogaard

Jens Joel

Member of the Folketing, The Social Democratic Party

Former head of secretariat, tutor

Folketinget, Christiansborg
1240 Copenhagen K

Phone in the Folketing:
+45 3337 4069
Phone mobile:
+45 6162 5181

Jens Joel Nielsen, born May 12th 1978 in Odense, son of language teacher K. D. Joel Nielsen and head teacher Dorthe Boe Nielsen.

Member period
Member of the Folketing for The Social Democratic Party in East Jutland greater constituency from September 15th 2011.

Parliamentary career
Spokesman on climate and energy from 2014, on environment 2013-2014 and on the EU 2011-2013.

Chairman of 'Frit Forum' Aarhus 2002-2003. Chairman of the Social Democratic Party's Energy and Environment Committee 2008-2011. Member of the school board at Dalgas School Aarhus. Member of the governing body of Djursland High School from 2013. Member of the board of ‘Brabrand Boligforening’ from 2015. Member of the United Federation of Danish Workers (3F) Aarhus Rymarken and the Social Democratic Youth of Denmark (DSU).

Current committees

Member of
Energi- Forsynings- og Klimaudvalget
The European Affairs Committee
The Fiscal Affairs Committee


Spokesman on energy
Spokesman on climate

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Latest update: [30.01.2018]
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