Elisabeth Hege is a research fellow in the Governance program. Her work focuses on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) (comparison of national processes in European countries; role of NGOs). She also works on the evolution of societal demands in the context of European agricultural and food policies.
Elisabeth graduated from SciencesPo Paris with a degree in international development and previously studied political and economic sciences at the University of Heidelberg in Germany. Her master thesis is on the following topic:"Scaling up Social Innovation for Sustainable Development? The allocation of roles in community-corporate partnerships for renewable energy projects in the EU ". During her studies, she did several internships abroad (India and Morocco), followed by a post-graduate internship in Paris with Tilia, a consulting firm specializing in energy, water and environment.
Elisabeth is a member of the Walden Institute's expert panel.