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About you (please use English):
Beeing a civil engineer and sociologist by profession, my key areas of work are: Gender perspectives in climate change and energy policy on leocal, national and international level: Research and studies, background information and articles, measures for increasing the share of women in the field of climate change and renewabe energy/energy efficiency research, networking and lobbying on European and UN level to mainstream gender into climate change / energy related programmes and debates. Mainstreaming gender into environmental policy and sustainability strategies: Studies and research in the field of gender justice, environment/sustainability and specific aspects thereof; advice and support for gender mainstreaming processes in environmental ministries, agencies and organisations; providing and disseminating information, case studies and best practice; publishing, training of researchers in gender issues. Networking in the field of gender, sustainability & environment / climate change: cooperation at national, regional und international level; dissemination of information; development of strategies on how to improve women’s participation and how to integrate gender dimensions in the content; conceptualisation and realisation of conferences and seminars; participation in advisory boards; lectures and publications regarding women/gender and environment / climate change / sustainability.