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Vijay Krishnan Kolinjivadi

Writer Earth Negotiations Bulletin

Vijay Krishnan Kolinjivadi is an ecologist by training (B.Sc. Edinburgh University) and holds an MSc in Environmental Policy and Regulation from the London School of Economics. His dissertation focused on how the construction of values towards ecosystem services differs between private and more social settings. Between his studies, he worked in Singapore as a conservation education officer developing and promoting environmental education programmes for both the primary and secondary school curriculum. He is increasingly interested in the fields of ecological economics and political ecology and is currently completing his PhD at McGill University analysing the theory and empirical design of payments for ecosystem services from a social justice perspective. He is a confirmed wanderer having lived and conducted research in 8 countries across 4 continents, working with NGOs, international research institutes (CIFOR) and UNEP. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, gardening, deep conversations, photography and riding his penny farthing bicycle (ever-increasingly long-distance)

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