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Ashley is a Research Specialist for IISD, working with the President and CEO (Development).
She has an extensive background in international policy and financial analysis, with a particular focus on financial systems and how they apply in a world with increasing climate change legislation.
- Indigenous Protected Areas, a Way to Meet Human and Environmental Challenges?This commentary examines Indigenous Protected Areas (IPAs) and their growing importance in recognizing the rights of indigenous societies and safeguarding biological diversity.
- Response to the United States Trade Representative’s Stated Objectives on NAFTA Negotiations: An environmental perspectiveOn July 17, 2017, the United States Trade Representative (USTR) published its Summary of Objectives for the NAFTA renegotiation. Taking a sustainable development perspective, this response examines the USTR objectives and how they directly or indirectly relate to sustainable growth through international trade and investment.