Environmental Trends in Latin America & the Caribbean

Add to Calendar 03/31/2020 12:30 03/31/2020 14:00 America/New_York Environmental Trends in Latin America & the Caribbean Join us for our monthly Economics of Latin America Luncheon Seminar Series at the Global Development Policy Center at 53 Bay State Road from 12:30-2 PM on Tuesdays. http://www.bu.edu/gdp/about-us/events/ [email protected] 53 Bay State Road, Boston, MA MM/DD/YYYY

This week, we welcome Janine Ferretti of Boston University for a discussion on environmental trends in Latin America and the Caribbean. 


Janine Ferretti is a Professor of Global Development Policy at Boston University. Janine Ferretti’s interests are those issues found in the interface of international development and the environment with a particular focus on strategies for advancing solutions to key global and regional challenges.  She recently finished serving as Chief of the Environmental and Social Safeguards Unit of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), a post she had since 2007, where she led a multidisciplinary team of environmental and social specialists in analyzing and supervising IDB operations to ensure their compliance with IDB environmental and social policies.  Prior to this, she was Chief of IDB’s Environment Division where she led the development of the Bank’s environment and disaster risk policies, the IDB’s Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Initiative, and the development of the Bank’s Sustainability Report.

Date and Time
03/31/2020: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
53 Bay State Road, Boston, MA
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