Meet The Team

The Steering Committee

The Steering Committee (SC) is the strategic and leading body of ReGeneration 2030 and sets its goals and frames. 

Simon Holmström

Summit Contact Person

Simon represents the Åland Sustainability Network "Bärkraft" (which you can read more about under the tab "Summits"). He has a Master's Dregree in Environmental Psychology and experience of working as Office Leader at the non-profit organisation Åland Society for Nature and Environment. Simon is based in Mariehamn, Åland Islands.

Jonna Similä

Communication Contact Person

Jonna works with bilateral and Nordic relations at Hanaholmen – the Swedish Finnish cultural centre in Finland - where she manages several projects dealing with youth and sustainability, including the meeting place and educational program Globsol. She holds a Master's degree in Political Science. Jonna is based in Helsinki, Finland.

Jonas Færgeman

Finance Contact Person

Jonas works as a Climate Reality Leader for the Climate Reality Project, a global organisation spreading awareness and educating on climate change. He has experience with environmental politics and corporate sustainability. He is finishing his Master’s Degree in Business Administration and Philosophy. Jonas is based in Aarhus, Denmark.

Tatiana Lanshina


Tatiana is the CEO of the association "Goal Number Seven" and the coordinator of SDSN Youth in Russia. Since 2013, she is a research fellow at the Center for Economic Modeling of Energy and Ecology of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA). Tatiana is based in Moscow, Russia. 

Pontus Ambros

Vice Chair

Pontus works as a Project Assistant at the Baltic University Programme, a regional university programme in the Baltic Sea Region that develops student activities and conferences with sustainability themes. He has a Master’s Degree in Sustainability Science and has previously worked with both research and education. Pontus is based in Uppsala, Sweden.

Karin Bylund


Karin is the Network Coordinator for SDSN Youth in Northern Europe, a global network that supports young people in their efforts for the implementation for the SDGs across the world. She has experience from the Swedish civil society with a focus on issues related to education and equality. Karin is based in Gothenburg, Sweden.

The Secretariat

The SC gives the operate mandate to the Secretariat, which is administratively supported by the Nordic Institute on Åland (NIPÅ)

Working Groups & Interns

The working group members have joined through partner organisations or as volunteers. Some positions are still open. To apply, use our contact form.

Hanna Salmén


As the coordinator, Hanna leads the operative work and the working groups of ReGeneration 2030. She has a Master's Degree in Human Rights and experience from working in the intergovernmental and non-profit field. 

The Summit Group

Yana Kachenyuk

Group member

Rebecca Mattsson

Group member

Olga Sobota

Group member

Ronja Teschendorf

Group member

The Communication Group

Stinne Friis Vognæs

Group leader

Mai Andresson

Group member

Amy Au

Group member

Antanas Valčiukas

Group member

The Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee (AC) supports the AC and the Secretariat, and is comprised of representatives of partner organisations. 

Members (alphabetically):

Birgitta Englin, Global Utmaning

Nina Fellman, Åland Provincial Government

Jacob Mangwana Haagendal, Nordic Institute on Åland, (NIPÅ)

Fanny Rehula, Nordic Council of Ministers

Feben Hadgu, Swedish National Youth Council (LSU)

Karin Rosenberg-Brunila, Network Bärkraft Åland

Micke Larsson, Network Bärkraft Åland

Helén Nilsson, Nordic Council of Ministers Office Lithuania

Sarunas Radvilavicius, Nordic Council of Ministers Office Lithuania

Håkan Strömmer, Åland Provincial Government

Uģis Zanders, Council of the Baltic Sea States

Olga Zuin, Council of the Baltic Sea States

Core organisers


Our Partners

ReGeneration 2030 is developed through the collaboration between organisations that join our work continously


The work of ReGeneration 2030 is made possible through the generosity of a growing number of funders


ReGeneration 2030 is greateful to be working with various partners in the Nordic and Baltic Sea Region

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