Elina Mahonen

Secretary of the board, INSIC

Full Description:

1. Full Name & Contact details

Elina Mähönen


+358 40 668 3699


2. Area of expertise

International project management

Master of Science in Environmental Change and Policy

3. Professional Career

- Finnish Association for Nature Conservation (FANC), Finland

- European Commission: Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (CHAFEA), Luxembourg

- M.R. Morarka GDC Rural Research Foundation, India

- City of Helsinki: Youth Department, Finland

- Ministry of the Environment of Finland, Finland

- Finnish National Commission on Sustainable Development, Finland


4. Specialization

Project managementin international level, including project planning, coordination,financial management, monitoring and evaluation. Specialized in developing countries. Special interest in India, able to communicate in Hindi.

5. Experience

Professional field experience from India, Madagascar, Nepal and Ghana.

International project management experience including planning, reporting, budgeting, monitoring and evaluation of projects.

Experience of funding application and reporting procedures of several different institutions.      

6. Present Occupation

Project Coordinator in the Finnish Association for Nature Conservation (FANC)

Board member, INSIC

Secretary of the board, INSIC