Experts' profiles - Carolina Lopez
Carolina Lpez
Carolina Yazmn López Garca is the UNEP Finance Initiative ( Training Coordinator and joined UNEP FI in 2009. She coordinates Training Programme such as: Climate Change: Risks and Opportunities for the Finance Sector Online Course (English), Environmental & Social Risk Analysis (ESRA) Online Course and Presential Workshop (English, Spanish and French), Corporate Eco-efficiency in Financial Institutions (Spanish) Online Course and Energy Efficiency Financing in Buildings (Spanish) Online Course.

Carolina is part Spanish part Chilean. She studied a Masters Degree in Economics at the University of Alicante (Spain) and a Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Political and International Sciences at the Universities of Lausanne and Geneva (Switzerland).

During her MAS, she did a six-month internship with UNDP in Geneva. She also did some field research in Chile in order to complete her Masters thesis entitled The social exclusion of indigenous peoples in Chile: challenges for social policies.

She has been a volunteer at the Swiss NGO Enfants du Monde. In Spain, she worked as a volunteer for the Spanish Red Cross, in the International Cooperation Department and was a newsreader in a weekly Radio programme, in Alicante.

Carolina has also been a lecturer at the University of Alicante and at the 7th Forum of the World Alliance of Cities Against Poverty (UNDP) in Rotterdam (The Netherlands).

Carolina will answer questions in English, Spanish, French or Portuguese.
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