Research Associate, Stockholm Environment Institute

Sofie has worked as a research associate in the Gender, Environment and Development team at the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) Asia Centre since 2017, integrating gender and social equality across a broad range of issues such as agricultural development, water management, air pollution and migration/displacement. Prior to joining SEI, she worked and conducted research in Kenya, Ghana, Vietnam, India and Nicaragua primarily on gender and youth issues within natural resource management. She hold's a Master’s degree in International Development and Management from Lund University, Sweden in addition to a Master's course in Sustainable Land Use and Resource Management at Copenhagen and Nairobi University, and a Bachelor’s degree in International Development and Geography from Roskilde University, Denmark.

Experience

  • –present
    Research Associate, Stockholm Environment Institute
  • 2012–2017
    Assistant, Plan International Denmark
  • 2016–2016
    Research Intern, Tropenbos International Ghana

Education

  • 2017 
    Lund University, International Development and Management (Master)
  • 2015 
    Roskilde University, International Development and Geography
  • 2015 
    Copenhagen & Nairobi University, Sustainable Land Use and Resource Management
  • 2013 
    Vestfold University (Buenos Aires), Corporate Social Responsibility