Role in RISC-KIT: The main tasks of SEI within RISC-KIT will be (i) providing major contributions to the content development of WP4, DRR measures and evaluation; (ii) manage the application of the tools to the case study site Kristianstad, Sweden, part of WP 5; (iii) support the organization of socio-cultural data collection in WP1 which will be vital to the analysis in WP4.
Description: The Stockholm Environment Institute is an independent international research institute focusing on environment and development issues at local, national, regional and global policy levels. The Institute applies rigorous and objective scientific analysis. SEIs goal is to bring about change for sustainable development by providing scientific insights and integrated analysis that supports decision makers. SEI believes that local knowledge and values are crucial and therefore apply a highly collaborative approach with stakeholder involvement.
Lead person: Karina Barquet
Research Fellow focusing on investigating the geopolitical and institutional dimensions of environmental governance.