Ms Yvette Evers
Company: Community Insights Group
Region of Speciality: North America,Europe,Africa,Asia
Yvette Evers is Director of the consultancy firm Social Impact Associates, Web Coordinator for SIAHub, Associate with Community Insights Group, and Researcher at the Institute of Environmental Sciences (University of Geneva). Yvette specialises in the areas of community development and local economic development, participatory approaches, responsible tourism, sustainability auditing for hotels and cruise ships, and social impact assessment (SIA).
P: +41 79 904 46 22
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Countries of Expertise: East Africa, Europe, Arctic, North America
Yvette has 20 years of experience in project management, applied research and consultancy. Yvette is developing an SIA tool for sustainable tourism. She is also currently using social network analysis (SNA) for a comparative research project on resilience and adaptation of tourism stakeholders to climate change in isolated communities in Surselva (Switzerland) and Svalbard (Norway). Fluent in English, French and Dutch. Yvette has completed a Masters of Science in Anthropology and Ecology (University College London), and a postgraduate certificate in Responsible Tourism Management (Leeds Metropolitan University).