Rebecca Harms is the acting co-chair of the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament. She was born in 1956 in Germany where she begun her career as a landscape designer, eventually co-producing a number of film documentaries. Ever since the 70s she has been active in the anti-nuclear movement. She is an expert on European energetic and climatic policy and is a strong advocate of European energy transition, including the gradual phasing-out of nuclear and fossil sources. She considers European Union the best political experiment the world has ever seen.