Leave of absence
Title: Project Manager
Role: Environmental Economics Programme
Heidi Tuhkanen is a project manager at SEI Tallinn. She is especially interested in local level sustainability in the Baltic Sea Region and how it can be linked with global level issues.
Heidi joined Environmental Economics and Accounting (EEA) Programme at SEI-Tallinn in January 2008. She has worked on topics such as climate change mitigation and adaptation, Aalborg commitments, urban sustainability management, spatial planning, and environmental management. Heidi has also been involved in a series of projects related to the economic valuation of the marine environment around the Baltic Sea through the BalticSTERN research network (Baltic Systems Tools for Ecological-economic evaluation: a Research Network).
Heidi’s academic background includes International Studies and Economics (BA) from American University (Washington, D.C) and Urban and Environmental Management (MSc) from Wageningen University (NL).
Tourism and recreation industries in the Baltic Sea area (Report - 2008)