Frida Lager

Research Associate

Frida Lager is a Research Associate at SEI - Climate, Energy and Society Unit - focusing on transboundary effects of climate change and climate change adaptation. She is currently involved in research on transboundary risk for Sweden via trade within the MISTRA Geopolitics programme. Frida also works with the Adaptation Without Borders Initiative (AWBI) and CASCADES (CAScading Climate risks: towards Adaptive and resilient European Societies).

Before joining SEI Frida worked as a consultant in physical planning, environmental and social impact analysis, complex systems analysis, risk assessment and management, pollution and water security.

She holds a MSc in Social-Ecological Resilience for Sustainable Development from Stockholm Resilience Centre and a BSc in Human Geography and Environmental Science form the School of Business, Economics and Law in Goteborg.

A protocol for case-study research on transboundary climate risk.

Rising to a New Challenge: A Protocol for Case-Study Research on Transboundary Climate Risk

This work aims to demonstrate why the transboundary nature of climate risk requires a distinct analytical approach and proposes a seven-step guide that aims to facilitate the exploration of transboundary climate risk through case-study-based research for adaptation.

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Is the New IPCC Report a Game Changer for Adaptation? SEI's Response to AR6

Read SEI's response to the IPCC AR6 WGII report exploring what's new, what's missing and whether it is a game changer for adaptation.

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A Just Transition for Climate Change Adaptation: Towards Just Resilience and Security in a Globalising World

This policy brief presents a novel framework for a just transition for adaptation, with the objective of achieving globally just resilience.

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Adaptation Without Borders policy brief

Climate-resilient trade and production

This brief provides an overview of the state of knowledge on transboundary climate risks in Europe, and explores how this knowledge could help Member States, businesses and the EU as a whole to advance climate-resilient trade and production.

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Frida is a member of the following Themes, Networks or Projects

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Adaptation Without Borders

Climate change – and adaptation to it – will occur in a globalized, hyper-connected world. 
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National Adaptation Planning

Designing robust, flexible adaptation strategies for national adaptation plans.
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Climate Services

This theme covers information and research for understanding and using climate data, communicating climate change and providing effective climate services.
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