Writer/Editor Earth Negotiations Bulletin
Jennifer Allan is pursuing a Ph.D. at the University of British Columbia. Her focus is the political economy of forest carbon – how and why various states, NGOs and corporations attract and invest in projects and the implications for local communities. She holds an MA in international development where her research explored gender and community livelihood strategies in national parks. Between her MA and Ph.D., Jennifer facilitated consensus decision-making among government, NGO and industry representatives on air quality issues.