Evelin Piirsalu

Evelin Piirsalu


Telephone: +372 62 76 116

Title: Senior Expert

Expertise: Environmental management systems in public and private sector, green public procurement, ecolabels, sustainable consumption and production, sustainability issues in forest sector

Centre: Tallinn

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Evelin joined SEI-Tallinn in September 2004 and is active in the SEI Tallinn Environmental Management programme.

In recent years Evelin has been mostly working on environmental management related projects involving issues such as environmental management systems, green public procurement and various environmental management tools.  Evelin has also been part of a projects concerning climate mitigation and adaptation and marine ecosystem services. Since 2005 Evelin has been involved with yearly sustainability training for students and both future as well as current managers and other decision-makers. Evelin has also expertise in sustainability assessment, life cycle assessment, scenario analysis, transition analysis, and dynamic modeling.

Evelin holds a doctoral degree in Social and Economic Geography and master's degree in Environmental science both from Lund University and bachelor's degree in Business Administration and International Marketing from the Estonian Business School.

Work experience before SEI
Estonian Ministry of the Environment, Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies


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