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Operations and Project Manager Carolyn Heaps

Carolyn Heaps is an operations and project manager in the Latin America and the Caribbean Region, supporting the USAID/Adaptation Thought Leadership and Assessments project.

by Carolyn Heaps

The Politics of Biodiversity: Two Experiences with Thinking and Working Politically

What do forest and species loss have to do with politics? A great deal, in fact. Conserving and protecting natural resources involves a complex set of power dynamics, interests, and economies — licit and illicit — that affect how a program can operate within an existing local system. Biodiversity programming must embrace a Thinking and…