Dr. Vivi Niemenmaa is the Deputy Director at the National Audit Office of Finland. She heads the Secretariat of the INTOSAI Working Group on Environmental Auditing (WGEA), which develops and supports environmental auditing globally. Dr Niemenmaa is an expert in sustainable development and environmental governance. She has strong experience in auditing environmental and climate policies both in Finland and in the EU. She is also an acknowledged trainer and has initiated new collaboration between the University of Helsinki and National Audit Office. She has developed approaches to policy coherence in the context of the SDGs, as well as long-term orientation in auditing. She is interested in the nexus areas, such as just transition and planetary health, where various policy areas intersect. She has a PHD in Philosophy from and Executive master’s from the Geneva School of International Relations.
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