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Jennifer Temmer

Jennifer Temmer

Project Officer

Jennifer Temmer is a Project Officer with IISD’s Knowledge for Integrated Decisions group. She brings her background in agriculture, rural planning and international development to the team. Jennifer has worked with many First Nations communities in Manitoba, developing northern garden projects and compost programs, organizing land-use mapping workshops, helping to develop a business plan for a Fishery Co-op, researching Metis Population health data, developing capacity and training youth. Jennifer also spent time in Honduras working with a micro-credit program for indigenous women and doing research in technology transfer for sustainable agricultural techniques.

  • Education

    Masters of Science in Rural Planning and Development (International) (2010), University of Guelph

    Bachelor of Arts in International Development/Spanish (Honors) (2006), Dalhousie University

    Agriculture Diploma in Business Management (2014) University of Manitoba