Lisa joined IPIS’ team as programme manager in February 2022. She is responsible for managing the Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) of all programmes and projects of IPIS and is the contact person for all programme-relevant networks and platforms. In her work, she focuses on conflict resolution in the Great Lakes region, encouraging a feminist and gender sensitive approach in every activity.
Previously she worked as a gender expert on different EU projects, for the Friedrich-Ebert Foundation in Brussels on gender equality and the promotion of democracy and as a coordinator of a network in the German parliament in Berlin. During her studies of political science, peace and conflict studies and geography (in Germany and South Africa), she worked with the Civil Peace Service in Rwanda and conducted research on “gender-based violence” in Northern Uganda.