Clarissa Rios Rojas


Research Interests

Science Diplomacy, Policymaking, Sustainable Development, Women Empowerment, Reduction of Inequalities, Higher Education.

Institutional Contact

Ekpa'palek, EU Science Hub (Joint Research Center from the European Commission)

Science and Technology Studies


A scientist with more than 13 years of experience in conducting and planning multilateral scientific and non-scientific projects. Worked at the Agency for Environmental Assessment and Enforcement (OEFA), from the Ministry of Environment of Peru. Founder and director of a non-profit focused on non-formal education, experienced managing a broad variety of professionals. UN Women champion for women's economic empowerment, UNESCO delegate, Emerging Leader at the Atlantic Dialogues, a Young fellow at the Raisina Dialogues, Newspaper collaborator, advisor at Women Economic Forum. Praised international speaker, a leader with excellent communications and people skills. Global experience living and working in Germany, Finland, Sweden, Peru, Australia and The Netherlands.