Elisabeth is an Economist and Social Scientist by background and has worked with Sida for many years in the field of cooperation with civil society organisations, communications and learning methods, Global Education, environmental issues and more recently innovation and partnerships.
She has also experience from working with the United Nations, UNWRA, with assistance to the Palestinian refugees in the Gaza strip, and as a short time consultant for UNIDO in Vietnam with an Investor’s Forum in Ho Chi Minh City.
One key interest of Elisabeth’s is to study companies’ performance and sustainable business behaviour from different stakeholders’ point of view. She participated in the research work on a comprehensive industrial survey of Foreign Companies’ Strategies in Japan and has carried out research on sustainable leadership in SMEs in China and Pakistan.
She has also guest lectured for MBA students on Corporate Social Responsibility in China.