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Gunnell Erika Sandanger

Senior Communication Advisor

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52 74 00 22 74+


Gunnell Sandanger has experience in Norwegian and international climate politics from her work in two of Norway’s largest environmental NGOs (Future in our hands and Rainforest Foundation Norway), and from engagement in local politics. She has been working with a broad set of issues, including REDD+ in the DRC, climate negotiations, corporate social responsibility and climate finance, and has a comprehensive experience from project management, communication and advocacy towards national and international stakeholders. Gunnell leads the dissemination and communication packages in the EXHAUSTION and PLATON projects.

Gunnell has her education from the University of Oslo and NMBU and holds a masters degree in Development Studies with a specialisation in environmental technology. Her thesis was about observable relations between the organisation of people and positive synergy-effects: Why Participate? A study of participation in environmental groups and water committees organised by a local NGO in rural Honduras.