Keith Alverson has experience in climate change adaptation, ecosystems and water management.
Before his current post, he served five years as the Coordinator of the Freshwater, Land and Climate Branch in UNEP’s Division of Environmental Policy Implementation in Nairobi, Kenya. In his previous position he oversaw UNEP’s global portfolio of projects. Prior to joining UNEP, Keith served as Head of Ocean Observations and Services at the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and director of the Global Ocean Observing System. Earlier, he was executive director of the International Geosphere Biosphere Programme’s core project for paleoclimatic and paleoenvironmental research, Past Global Changes (PAGES).
Keith Alverson is speaking at the following WCEF2018 session:
Mon 22 October at 16:30 : Social, Environmental and Economic Benefits from Circular Economy in Developing Countries