The Secretariat of the Platform on Environment & Climate is a one-person management unit, run by senior researcher Susanne Lildal Amsinck, funded part-time by the BSU grant and part-time by Aarhus University.

The Secretariat of the Platform on Environment & Climate is hosted by Aarhus University.

The Platform Secretariat leads and coordinates the overall activities of the platform. In close collaboration with the chairman of the platform, the platform coordinator is responsible for the initiation of strategy processes, concept development, action plans and strategy follow-up, and participates in fund raising for platform activities.

In addition, the coordinator:

  • contributes actively to the development, organization, coordination and implementation of the activities of the platform;
  • sustains and further develops networking activities and strengthens the involvement and cooperation of the resource base in Denmark and in the South partner countries;
  • facilitates dialogue and consultation between researchers, policy makers and stakeholders;
  • takes initiatives to ensure a high level of communication among platform members via newsletters and the platform website;
  • coordinates and organizes larger workshops and conferences for the resource base in Denmark;
  • supports the Danish Platform Steering Committee and Platform Working Groups;
  • manages the overall grant of the platform.


Susanne Lildal Amsinck (BSUEC Coordinator)

Aarhus University
Dept. of Bioscience
Vejlsoevej 25
8600 Silkeborg

Mobile phone: +45 4041 2646

Skype name: susanne.lildal
Jørgen Eivind Olesen (BSUEC Chairman)

Aarhus University
Dept. of Agroecology - Climate & Bioenergy
Blichers Allé 20
8830, Tjele

Direct phone: +45 87157778

Mobile phone: +45 4082 1659


Building Stronger Universities
Platform on Environment and Climate

Phone: +45 87158743

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