Merja Laakso

Senior Manager, Programme

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+43 1 26026 3209



Merja Laakso has a deep interest in development and environmental issues. She joined REEEP in 2012 to support the Programme Management team with all project-related activities including administrative, organisational and management tasks.

Merja is from Finland and studied Geography and International Relations (Master’s programme on Globalization, Environment and Social Change) at Stockholm University in Sweden.  While completing her thesis for her Master’s degree, she worked with SouthSouthNorth on a REEEP-funded solar water heater project in Lwandle township, Cape Town, South Africa.