to Content
Header Image

Mag. Petra SCHWAGER Coordinator, Global Chemical Leasing Programme, UNIDO - United Nations Industrial Development Organization, Vienna


1984-1993 Additional studies at the University of Vienna, Austria; University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA, and Universite de la Sorbonne, Paris, France
1992 Master of Business Administration, Vienna University of Business Administration and Social Science
1994 Junior Professional Officer, UNIDO Field Office, Mexico-City
since 1995 engaged in building-up UNIDO s global Cleaner Production Programme which currently is present in 55 countries
2004 initiated UNIDO s Global Programme for the promotion of Chemical Leasing (innovative service based business model for sound chemicals management, that is currently active in 12 countries)
2005 Postgraduate on Environmental Management, University of London
2013 launched UNIDO s global programme on innovative approaches to sound management of chemicals and chemicals waste.


Global Partnership on Sustainable Tourism (Board Member)


Co-author of the book "Chemical Leasing goes global"
Additional publications on Chemical Leasing case studies and development of UNIDO's ChL and CP toolkits


Special Award from the Government of Sri Lanka for the work on promoting Cleaner Production in the country, 2014