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Jared Messinger

Project Coordinator, Global Restoration Initiative

Jared is a Project Coordinator II with the Global Restoration Initiative team. His work supports the process to inspire, scale, and implement efforts to restore degraded and deforested land back...

Tania Puspita Firdausy

GIS Analyst

Tania is a GIS Analyst at WRI Indonesia. She works closely with the POTICO team in helping the RSPO compensation data verification and analysis as well as supporting the GFW-Commodities spatial...

Stephanie Hong

Sustainable Finance and Development Intern

Stephanie newly joined finance & development team as a summer intern. She will work closely with both team for Chinese projects development and intergovernmental relation management.


Zheng Hu

Intern, Electricity Governance Initiative

Zheng Hu is a summer intern at the Electricity Governance team; he provides assistance on the Energy Efficiency Roadmap in Tamil Nadu, India; as well as helping the team with several other...

Samantha Burch

Human Resources Intern

Samantha (Sam) is the HR Intern for the Global Human Resources Department. Her projects include designing, re-formatting, and editing content for all Global Human Resource Publications.


Naysa Ahuja

Legal Researcher, The Access Initiative

Naysa has been a Legal Researcher with The Access Initiative (TAI) since January 2013. She is responsible for outreach, new partnership development, and review of national laws related to...

Lisa Dougherty-Choux

Research Analyst, Vulnerability and Adaptation

Lisa is the Research Analyst for the Vulnerability and Adaptation Initiative in the Governance Center. She focuses on tracking adaptation finance and on scaling up the role of the private sector...

Ashish Kanal

Global Knowledge Management Manager, EMBARQ

Ashish is the Global Knowledge Management Manager for the EMBARQ Program. He oversees the strategic knowledge management and collaboration programs across all the 6 centers (Brazil, China, India,...

Christopher Weber

Research Associate, GHG Protocol

Christopher Weber is a Research Associate in the GHG Protocol working on the WRI/UNEP-FI Financed Emissions Initiative. Dr. Weber leads WRI’s efforts in this Initiative, which focuses on GHG...

Devika Jaipuriar

Communications Intern, The Access Initiative/Governance of Forests Initiative

Devika is a Communications Intern with The Access Initiative (TAI) and the Governance of Forests Initiative (GFI). She manages and updates all related social media accounts, websites, and blogs....


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