Senior Consultant, Indufor Evaluation Services
Ms Mikkolainen holds a master’s degree in Tropical Ecology from the University of Turku in Finland (2006), and a bachelor’s degree on Biodiversity Conservation and Management from the Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology (DICE), University of Kent, UK (2004). Petra Mikkolainen is a senior consultant currently leading the evaluation services of Indufor. She is specialised in development cooperation in the environmental sector, including monitoring and evaluation of projects and programs. She has also expertise in the integration of cross-cutting objectives in development cooperation interventions. Prior to joining Indufor in 2014 she has worked as a long-term consultant in programmes financed by the MFA of Finland in South-East Asia and Latin America, and in the European Commission. She is fluent in Finnish, English, Spanish and French.