Writer/Editor/Team Leader Earth Negotiations Bulletin
Originally a law graduate from Durham University, Leonie Gordon worked as a lawyer in London and Brussels and then as an independent documentary film-maker in the UK, Israel and Palestine and New York. Returning to academia in 2003, through a Masters in the Anthropology of Development at the University of Sussex, she is now in her second year of a PhD in Anthropology at the University of Kent, Canterbury. Her research focus is on international conservation policy through a case study of the UNEP/UNESCO Great Apes Survival Project, with fieldwork in Cameroon and Kenya. Leonie speaks French, Dutch and some Kiswahili.