RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • China's energy and climate change policy - including mitigation, low carbon development and adaptation.
  • China's Emissions Trading System/carbon market.
  • China’s policymaking, including environment, energy and climate bureuacracy & institutions.
  • China’s cities and climate change, including resilient & low carbon pilots, Alliance of Peaking Pioneer Cities (APPC) & sustainable cities.
  • China’s environment and Sustainable Development Goals.
BACKGROUND & EXPERIENCE

Academic background

  • Dr. art (Ph.D.), University of Oslo, 2002.
  • Cand.philol, University of Oslo, 1992 (Chinese studies - culture, language, politics, history, environment).


Professional experience

  • UNDP China Country Office, Senior Climate Change Advisor (2009-2014).
  • Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Researcher and later Senior Research Fellow (1997-2009).
  • UNDP China office, Energy and Environment Division (1995-97).
  • UNIFEM, China (World Conference on Women (WCW)) (1994-95).

BOOKS

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PEER-REVIEWED ARTICLES AND CHAPTERS

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OTHER PUBLICATIONS

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