About I have worked on a variety of issues concerning environment and sustainability for more than 25 years. Much of my work (research, analysis, writing, and public speaking) has revolved around three topic areas:
1. The link between environment and employment (what is now often referred to as "green jobs")
2. The connections between environment/resources and conflict/security
3. Disaster trends, vulnerabilities, and resilience.
Since 2007, I have worked on a variety of green jobs reports for UNEP, ILO, IRENA, ITUC, WWF Europe, and other organizations, and I have presented key findings at conferences around the world. My first foray into the issue of environment and employment came much earl...