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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....

Laura Weatherer

Climate and Equity Intern

Laura is the Climate and Equity Intern for the Climate and Energy Program. She is currently providing support for a report Climate Justice Dialogue which aims to examine how principles of equity...

Helen Mountford

Director of Economics

Helen Mountford is the Director of Economics at WRI. She works with a small team of economists to help support the WRI Signature Initiatives and Centers to integrate an economics angle as...

Iman Abdulwassi Abubaker

Development Intern, EMBARQ

Iman A. Abubaker is a development intern for EMBARQ in Washington D.C. where she contributes to donor case studies and collects impactful stories from EMBARQ centers and donors. She also provides...

Felipe Carlos Benitez

Director of Communications, The New Climate Economy

Felipe is the Director of External Relations and Strategic Communications of the New Climate Economy project.

He brings more than ten years of experience in strategic communications to WRI...

Thomas Abbot

Communications Intern

Thomas is an Intern on the Communications team. In this capacity, he works with website content on WRI’s project pages, creates products for internal communications, and assists with...

Walter Vergara

Senior Fellow

Walter Vergara is a climate specialist focused on Latin America. He is working on the 20 by 20 land restoration initiative in the region.

Prior to joining WRI, Walter was the Chief of...

Cynthia Menéndez

Air Quality and Climate Change Coordinator, EMBARQ Mexico

Cynthia is the Coordinator of Air Quality and Climate Change in EMBARQ México, where she works on data analysis and modeling of different low carbon emission transport scenarios. She has...


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