Andrea Dertinger

Programme: Mercator Fellowship on International Affairs
Year: Year 2019
Project Title: Development of climate-friendly power sectors in Western Africa
Organization: Lekela Power
As a Mercator Fellow, Andrea Dertinger focuses on the development of low-carbon power sectors through renewable energy projects in Western Africa. She gained professional experience in the field of energy and climate policy while working for the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and the International Carbon Action Partnership (ICAP). Andrea holds a BA in Philosophy & Economics from the University of Bayreuth, Germany, and a Master of Public policy (MPP) from the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin.