Jennifer Allan

Writer/Editor, Earth Negotiations Bulletin

Jen is a Strategic Adviser and Team Leader with Earth Negotiations Bulletin, as well as a Lecturer at Cardiff University.

Her work focuses on the global governance of climate change, chemicals, and wastes. Her publications explore the complexities of setting global rules for the environment and the role of non-state actors in negotiation processes. With ENB since 2011, she has attended over 30 negotiation sessions and often leads IISD's work on climate change and other negotiations. Previously with IUCN in Bangkok working on local forest management and the Clean Air Strategic Alliance in Edmonton facilitating agreement on air quality policy, Jen brings considerable experience and breadth to IISD.

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Areas of expertise
Climate Change Mitigation
Governance and Multilateral Agreements
Climate Change and Governance
Global Political Economy
Intergovernmental Policy
Intergovernmental Processes
International Development Bodies
International Economic Governance
International Negotiations
International Organizations
UNFCCC Processes
Staff type
Reporting Services
PhD Political Science, University of British Columbia
MA International Development, Guelph University
BA International Studies, University of Northern British Columbia
Languages spoken