Emma Wilson

Dr Emma Wilson is an independent researcher and consultant based in London. She is a former principal researcher in IIED's Sustainable Markets Group; and team leader, energy

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Languages: English, English, Russian (fluent), French, German, and basic Spanish

Emma Wilson left IIED in 2015.


Sustainable development, social impact assessment, corporate-community relations, community development.

Before IIED

Consultant to oil and gas industry, Sakhalin Island, the Russian Far East (prior roles include academic researcher and environmentalist).

Current work

Contribution of business activities to national- and local-level sustainable development; corporate-community relations; public and private sector partnerships for development; NGOs as development actors.