Andrea Lilja

Andrea leads BSR’s HERproject programs in India, working with companies to promote women’s empowerment in global supply chains.

Prior to BSR, Andrea worked at the Embassy of Sweden in Lusaka, Zambia, where she managed partnerships and grants to international and regional NGOs, UN agencies and companies advancing human rights in Sub-Saharan Africa. Andrea previously worked with UNHCR regional office for Northern Europe, where she managed fundraising activities and related communications. Andrea has worked for several years within Swedish civil society on issues related to human rights, youth empowerment and international collaboration. She speaks English, Swedish and basic French. 

Andrea holds an MSc in Political Science and Economics, with major in International Relations, from Uppsala University.

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