Currently Lisa is doing her postdoc research in Costa Rica on differences in vulnerability to climate change among indigenous and non-indigenous elderly and younger women and men. She is also involved in SEI’s Gender and Social Equality Program, where she leads the work on the integration of gender and social equality concerns in research on environment and climate change related issues.

Prior to joining SEI in 2000, Lisa worked for the World Bank in Washington, DC as well as for the Swedish Development Cooperation Agency (Sida).