Experts & Staff

WRI brings together 1,400 experts and other staff in working in seven programs: food, forests, water, energy, cities, climate and the ocean and four centers of excellence for business, economics, finance and equity. Our staff and researchers work globally to produce data-based solutions that generate real change on the ground.

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11 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Varun Agarwal

Senior Project Associate, Climate, WRI India

Varun Agarwal

Romeo Bertolini

Deputy Director, Head of Bonn office, NDC Partnership

Richard Christel

Project Specialist, Climate Resilience Practice

Richard Christel

Johannes Friedrich

Senior Associate

Alexandre Grassigny

Project Coordinator Outreach, NDC Partnership

Christine Luttmer

Project Specialist, Country Engagement Support, South Africa

Christine Luttmer

Alex Simpkins

Communications Coordinator, New Climate Economy

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Leandro Vigna

Data Partnerships & Outreach Manager

Leandro Vigna

Namitha Vivek

Country Engagement Project Coordinator, NDC Partnership

Arief Wijaya

Forest, Climate And The Oceans Senior Manager, WRI Indonesia

Tesfay Woldemariam

GIS Research Associate I

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