SEI researchers

Janet Vähämäki, Director of SweDev and Team Lead at SEI, George Marbuah, Research Fellow at SEI, Jesper Sundewall at Lund University and Sana Rouis Skandrani , Researcher at Karlstad University, will join the Swedish delegation and contribute with their research expertise at the ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development .

“I am really happy that researchers representing academia were invited to the ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development.”

— Janet Vähämäki, Team Lead of the SEI Development and Aid Policy Team and Director of SweDev

“This shows that the SweDev network can play a role in coordinating representation to these types of High-Level Conferences on Global Development and thus bridge science and policy,” added Vähämäki.

SweDev members received the opportunity after a request from the Ministry for Foreign Affairs to coordinate participation from researchers at the forum. Future opportunities will only be offered to SweDev members – sign up below to become a member.