Lecture & Dialogue: Municipal Waste Management, Johanna Laaksonen, SYKE
Ms. Johanna Laaksonen works in Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) coordinating the new Finnish waste management plan for the Ministry of Environment. Her background is in waste management research and she has international experience from Germany, Argentina and Tansania.
WED 2.11. [Lecture Hall R2, Rakentajanaukio 4]
Lecture & Dialogue: Sanitation systems, Eva Kagiri
Eva Kagiri is a Planning Officer in UniPID www.unipid.fi (a network of Finnish Universities). Her background is in Environmental Engineering and International Development. She has been working in the NGO and Private Sector in diverse projects related to technology and poverty reduction. Her main interests have been in Sanitation, Energy and ICT4D. In UniPID she is especially focusing on Research and Innovation cooperation between Finland and Africa. Eva did her Masters thesis on sanitation technologies for informal settlements and has co-authored a book ‘At the Bottom of the Energy Ladder’ which explores the sustainability of different energy technologies for low-income societies.