Lisen Runsten

Programme Officer
Climate Change and Biodiversity
T: +44 (0)1223 277314
Lisen Runsten

Lisen Runsten works as a Programme Officer at UNEP-WCMC, on various aspects of the relationship between biodiversity and climate change. This includes supporting countries in planning efforts for addressing biodiversity and ecosystem service benefits in climate chance policies and actions. Before joining UNEP-WCMC in September 2012, she worked for over two years in the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN, on topics relating to climate change adaptation and mitigation policy and implementation, including REDD+ and climate-smart agriculture. Prior to this, Lisen was undertaking parallel MSc studies at Stockholm Resilience Centre, and the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.