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Kajsa Övergaard

Kajsa oversees and coordinates the Foundation’s work with its Laureates, from the Award Presentation to the life-long support the Foundation offers them. She manages most contacts with Swedish authorities and works closely with the Foundation’s networks within the Swedish Parliament and civil society.

Kajsa studied Cultural Anthropology, Global Studies, and Tropical Environmental Studies and has previously worked at the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation, the Nordic Africa Institute, Life Link Friendship Schools, Swedish Save the Children and the Swedish Development Forum (FUF).