Erika Lundqvist was born and raised in Canada. At the age of 23 she moved to Sweden where she completed a bachelors in Human Rights at Malmö University, and then a Masters in Religion in Peace and Conflict at Uppsala University.
Erika has worked within project coordination, communications & media at the World Climate Summit 2015 in Paris, and the World Climate Summit 2016 in Marrakech, both of which were official side events to the COP.
Furthermore, in early 2016, Erika has volunteered with EQWIP HUBs Surabaya, in Indonesia, as a Baseline Study Coordinator and Data Analyst.
Currently, Erika freelances in communications and research.