Experts' profiles - Jason Spensley
Jason Spensley
Jason Spensley has 20 years experience in the fields of climate change, biological diversity and local economic community development. Mr. Spensley is currently a Climate Technology Manager with the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN), which serves as the operational arm of the UNFCCC?s Technology Mechanism. Previously, was the United Nations Environment Programme focal point for climate change programmes in Latin America and the Caribbean. Mr. Spensley also has an extensive background in biological diversity, as Programme Officer in the Secretariat for the Convention on Biological Diversity focused on financing for protected areas solutions to address climate change and improve livelihoods. He also worked for many years with The Nature Conservancy as Senior Scientist and Senior Policy Advisor, in Asia and the Pacific, as well as Latin America and the Caribbean. Mr. Spensley has written extensively on climate change vulnerability, adaptation monitoring, and ecosystem-based solutions to addressing climate change and biodiversity loss. He is fluent in English, French and Spanish and currently resides in Denmark.
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