Carolina Yang is a Communications Officer at SEI Headquarters — Project Communications Unit.
Carolina works majorly at the Coordination Desk for the Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Programme (SLE), led by SEI and the Institute of Global Environmental Strategies (IGES). Sustainable Lifestyles and Education is one of the six programmes within the One Planet Network – 10 Year Framework of Programs on Sustainable Consumption and Production led by UNEP. Her responsibility in this role encompasses website content management, project coordination, content creation, and product dissemination.
Prior to joining SEI, Carolina worked with communications at a food tech community for sustainable food systems and engaged in a sustainable development organisation to raise awareness on agricultural issues. Her passion lies in agroforestry, regenerative agriculture, food waste reduction, and sustainable food systems as a whole.
Carolina has a M.Sc. in Agroecology from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, and a B.Sc. in Forestry and Resource Conservation from National Taiwan University.
For her master’s thesis, Carolina studied farmers’ perceptions towards and policies pertaining agroforestry systems in Denmark and southern Sweden.