Speaker Biography: Kerstin Canby, Director, Forest Trade and Finance, Forest Trends

June 10, 2010
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Kerstin Canby is the Director of Forest Trends’ Forest Trade and Finance Program. In addition to general program management, her work focuses on policies and trade issues related to illegal logging, corruption, and associated trade, such as the role of financial institutions and investment flows in combating illegal and unsustainable harvesting practices. A significant portion of her time is spent on the China/East Asia region. Prior to joining Forest Trends, Kerstin worked at the World Bank with the Governance and Forest Law Enforcement and Governance Programs, coordinating the Africa FLEG ministerial process, and providing training to local NGOs interested in developing independent monitoring networks; she also worked with the World Bank’s CEOsĀ ad hoc Forum on Forests.

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