Johanna Forberg

Born
1974

Nationality
Swedish

Profession
Gender equality consultant and Associate Partner in NCG Sweden

Education
BA in Political Science, Stockholm University (2003), MA in Public Health (ongoing), individual courses in e.g. human rights, social anthropology and psychology.

Key qualifications
Political scientist specialised in gender equality; working with development cooperation, gender based violence, women’s rights and conflict/post-conflict areas, gender mainstreaming, RBM and strategic support. Conducting gender analysis, baselines and gender assessment in development cooperation partner countries and conflict areas. She is also hired to provide strategic as well as analytical support in initiating new development cooperation in conflict regions and start-up of offices. She has in addition been working with large-scale investments e.g. water and solid waste, carrying out social due diligence and audits with a gender perspective. Organising international conferences, workshops and seminars on gender equality and economic growth, gender based violence and other related topics. She is also hired to conduct trainings on gender equality, gender based violence and gender mainstreaming. She is contracted by Sida, Swedish Institute, UN agencies, European Bank of reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Swedish NGOs.

Sector experience
More than 13 years of experience in the field of gender and women’s rights.

Country experience
Bosnia-Hercegovina, Kosovo, Belarus, Iraq, Jordan, Syria, Tajikistan, Ukraine and Sweden

Languages
Swedish – other tongue
English – Full professional proficiency
Italian – Full professional proficiency
French – Limited working proficiency
Bosnian – Survival proficiency
Spanish – Survival proficiency

 

 

 

Nordic Consulting Group - Johanna Forberg

Contact
Mobile: +46 739 16 30 03
Office: +46 8 441 55 30
Email: johanna.forberg@hotmail.com