Director for Adaptation & Resilience, Communication, and Civil Society Relations and Mission Manager for the EU Mission on Adaptation to Climate Change, DG for Climate Action, European Commission
Ms. Elina Bardram was appointed Director for “Adaptation & Resilience, Communication, and Civil Society Relations” at the European Commission's Directorate-General for Climate Action in October 2022 and since June 2023 she’s also the Mission Manager for the EU Mission on Adaptation to Climate Change. She joined DG CLIMA in 2010 and has held different senior and middle management functions in the area of international relations, including as Head of the EU Delegation to the UNFCCC negotiations between 2014-2018. Between 2003-2010, Ms. Bardram worked in the Strategy Directorate of the External Relations Directorate-General. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Vienna University of Economics and Business. Her academic work has focused on the impacts of globalisation.
Adaptation, Carbon Markets, Carbon removals, Circular economy, Energy, Extreme weather, Finance, Just transition, Mitigation, Nature / biodiversity