Astrid Høegh Jensen

Project Officer

Astrid holds a Master of Science in Geography and Geoinformatics from University of Copenhagen with as specialisation in environment, society, and development. She has an interdisciplinary and project-oriented profile and has a key interest in natural resource management, rural livelihoods, and sustainable development, especially in African countries.

Prior to joining PEMconsult, Astrid was working with a Ugandan Water Consultancy Company where she was responsible for preparation of EOIs and proposals for international development agencies, NGOs, and governmental institutions. Astrid has experiences from Uganda, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Tanzania, and Egypt.

In the PEM secretariat, Astrid's management responsibilities include tendering and coordination of framework contracts. She ensures the full compliance of Expression of Interests and project proposals with donors’ criteria and requirements and is responsible for general office administration.