• Institution University of Helsinki
  • Department/faculty VITRI (Viikki Tropical Resources Institute), Department of Forest Sciences
  • Institution University of Helsinki
  • Department/faculty Department of Political and Economic Studies/Faculty of Social Sciences

David Lawson is an applied development economist who works on issues of extreme and chronic poverty, gender, health and household shocks. He recently completed a term as Senior Researcher at the Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, and is currently an Adjunct Professor at the University of Helsinki, Associate Professor of Development Economics and Public Policy at the University of Manchester, and Visiting Professor at the University of International Business and Economics, Beijing. He has 25 years of applied public policy experience, in sub-Saharan Africa, as a resident advisor for the Governments of Ethiopia, Lesotho, and Uganda and advised extensively for DFID, OECD, UNECA, UNICEF, World Bank, among others. He has published widely with more than 100 publications and reports, including in leading peer-reviewed journals and six books that include the book series - What Works for the Poorest (Practical Action, 2010, 2017. 2020), and Gender, Poverty and Access to Justice: Policy Implementation in sub-Saharan Africa (Routledge, 2020).

Elina Lehtomäki

Team leader

  • Institution University of Jyväskylä
  • Department/faculty Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy

Teija Lehtonen

Professor

  • Institution Aalto University
  • Department/faculty School of Business, Management Studies

Irene Leino

Manager, Corporate Engagement

  • Institution UNICEF Finland

MFA: Digitalization and human rights (2019); Ministry of Education: Data protection, privacy and child rights (2018-19); Various publications to the World Bank on climate change mitigation and adaptation (2010-12); LuKe (former RKTL): Consumers' willingness to buy eco-labeled fish (2004) Various articles in HS, Talouselämä and UNICEF blog on corporate responsibility (2015-19)

Tuovi Leppänen

Project Manager/ Senior Lecturer

  • Institution Jamk University of Applied Sciences
  • Department/faculty School of Professional Teacher Education

Teacher Preparation Programme through ODL Mode for Enhancing Quality in Education jamk.fi/Nepal Community power learning process: A substantive theory about adult group learning experiences (PhD - thesis) https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/56980

Projects

Teacher Preparation Programme through ODL Mode for Enhancing Quality in Education

Henrikki Liimatainen

Project Coordinator

  • Institution University of Oulu
  • Department/faculty Faculty of Technology

Kaisu Loikkanen

Specialist

  • Institution VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Peter Lund

PROFESSOR

  • Institution Aalto University
  • Department/faculty School of Science

Sustainable energy systems and policies. Activities in India, China, and Latin America.

Projects

Solar pico grid systems for rural India

Concentrating solar power production technologies