Dr Louise Karlberg, Stockholm Environment Institute

Dr Louise Karlberg is Centre Director at the Stockholm Environment Institute. She has over fifteen years of professional experience from research on environment and development.

Her work covers a broad range of topics from local level studies on agricultural water management interventions to global water assessments. Several of her projects have investigated resource requirements and constraints for agricultural transformation and energy transitioning in sub-Saharan Africa to support planning and policy making. Her projects have predominantly been located in low-income countries, combining numerical modelling with participatory methods.

Louise holds a MSc in Systems Ecology from Stockholm University, and a PhD in Land and Water Resources Engineering from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden. She has published over forty scientific papers, book chapters, reports, brief and popular science articles