Catherine Burge

Senior Communications Officer

Catherine Burge is a Senior Communications Officer for the Resilience program. Her responsibilities also include managing communications for the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Global Network.

She strategizes the program’s communications and use of storytelling to highlight the crucial need for climate change adaptation and its relation to peacebuilding in national contexts. She connects her program’s work with policymakers and climate action leaders through various channels and outputs. 

Catherine previously worked on the issues management and media relations team at Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC), where she focused on issues pertaining to Canada’s climate change initiatives, such as the Low Carbon Economy Fund (LCEF) and findings from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change special reports.  

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Areas of expertise
Climate Change Adaptation
Gender Equality
Strategic Communications
Communication Planning
Staff type
Honors Bachelor of Arts, Specialization in Communications, University of Ottawa, Canada, 2017
Languages spoken
English, French