Ms Vijitpan has almost 20 years of experience and she joined the UNEP-IEMP in 2016. Her roles and responsibilities are related to developing and implementing various initiatives under UNEP-IEMP’s Flagship Programme on Climate, Ecosystems and Livelihoods (CEL). Particularly, she leads the CEL’s portfolio in the Greater Mekong Sub-region. The main and recent projects under her responsibility include:
Previously, she worked with the Mekong River Commission (MRC) Climate Change and Adaptation Initiative;Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) Asia Centre under the Sustainable Mekong Research Network (SUMERNET) and the Regional Climate Change Adaptation Knowledge Platform for Asia; and WWF Thailand’s Energy and Climate Change Unit. Ms Vijitpan holds a Master of Science on Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management, an Erasmus Mundus masters course from the Central European University (Hungary), the University of the Aegean(Greece), Lund University (Sweden) and the University of Manchester (UK).