Anneli Sundin is a Communications and Impact Officer at SEI Headquarters within the Project Communications and Impact division. She has been with SEI HQ since December 2015. Anneli supports research projects with advice, planning and delivery of professional communication activities, relevant for the outreach and audience of each specific project. She is also SEIs Project Impact Coordinator. This includes working to streamline SEI’s Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) system and linking it better with how SEI works with research projects and communications, using her skills and knowledge from developing and applying comprehensive MEL frameworks for the Agriculture for Food Security 2030 programme.
Prior to joining SEI HQ, Anneli worked at SEI Oxford as a Knowledge Manager and Communications Officer. She was in charge of maintaining and expanding high quality content for the global climate adaptation platform weADAPT and developing its network of users (e.g. researchers, practitioners, planners, policy-makers, students).
Anneli has a background in environmental science and sustainability, and has a broad understanding of concepts linked to resilience. She graduated from Stockholm University in 2013, where she studied the M.Sc. programme Social-Ecological Resilience for Sustainable Development at the Stockholm Resilience Centre. In her under- and postgraduate dissertations, she has been studying climate impacts on vulnerable smallholder farmers in Eastern (Kenya) and Western (Burkina Faso and Niger) parts of Africa.
Anneli has a passion for sustainable development, food and agro-ecology, but also in how to effectively communicate research in fun, creative ways that results in long-lasting impacts.
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