Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is highly vulnerable to the effects of climate change, which include, amongst others, sea-level rise, natural disasters, changing precipitation and temperature patterns with respective negative impacts on livelihoods, health, productivity, infrastructure, and food security. To further reduce poverty and inequality and to ensure sustainable … [Read more...] about How to identify climate resilience opportunities and metrics in financing operations
Marie-Lena is a climate change expert with substantial experience in development finance, project management, evaluation, and climate change mainstreaming. She has supported development projects in the areas of climate change protection, climate resilience, conservation of natural resources, sustainable land-use, food assistance as well as green and resilient urban development. Having worked in German development cooperation since 2010, she joined the IDB Climate Change Division in 2018, where she led and contributed to strategic and operational climate mainstreaming efforts in various areas. Marie-Lena holds a Diplom (MSc) in International Economics from the University of Tübingen in Germany.