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My current research revolves around international and national environmental law and policy, particularly in forestry. Research themes of particular interest are policy analysis and implementation studies, governmental guidance and the potential for soft-law instruments and processes in implementing gender equality in entrepreneurship in forestry.

Previous research projects have monitored the evaluation of environmental decision-making processes and collaborative governance. These projects includes: The environmental goal of Swedish forestry; Public Participation as a means to sustainable forest management; National forest programmes in an European context; Ecostrategic forest management; Environmental compensation in infrastructure projects; Biofuel production in the Swedish forestry; Peer-to-peer learning in forestry, and Forest land owner changes in Europe.

More recently, my focus has been on women´s entrepreneurship and green care in rural entrepreneurship with respect to the potential for soft-law instruments and processes in implementing a gender equality strategy that strengthens the competitiveness of the Swedish forest sector.


My teaching credentials are: Environmental Science: Law in environmental studies; Labour Law I; Law for Engineers; Bachelor thesis in Business Law.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

UKÄ subject classification

  • Law
  • Public Administration Studies

Free keywords

  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental Law


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