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International Government Relations: Andrew Deutz


Andrew Deutz

Director of International Government Relations

Dr. Andrew Deutz has extensive experience in international environmental law, policy and negotiation, as well as international conservation and development. He currently directs & oversees international policy work on climate change, marine, freshwater and protected areas conservation, as well as teams with bilateral and multilateral donor agencies, intergovernmental organizations, and US government agencies that work internationally.

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Proposals Lag Behind Promises on Climate

Andrew is quoted in a New York Times article on the 2009 climate talks in Copenhagen.

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Andrew Deutz

Director of International Government Relations

Dr. Andrew Deutz has extensive experience in international environmental law, policy and negotiation, as well as international conservation and development. He currently directs & oversees international policy work on climate change, marine, freshwater and protected areas conservation, as well as teams with bilateral and multilateral donor agencies, intergovernmental organizations, and US government agencies that work internationally.

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Prior to joining TNC in 2006, he worked for IUCN – The World Conservation Union in a variety of capacities, including: Special Advisor for Global Policy, directing IUCN’s engagement with multilateral institutions; Director of IUCN’s Canada Office, with responsibility for political, constituency and fundraising relations in Canada; and as Coordinator of IUCN’s Temperate and Boreal Forest Programme, establishing IUCN’s forest conservation programs in Russia, China and Canada. Along the way, he also served as the Lead Forest Negotiator for the US State Department and as Forest Policy Advisor to the World Bank. As a Research Associate at the Woods Hole Research Center, he worked on the Kyoto Protocol negotiations, as well as international forest policy and the Biodiversity Convention. He holds a doctorate in International Environmental Law from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.

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Phone: (703)841-8782
E-mail: bthomas@tnc.org

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Areas of Expertise
  • Business
  • Carbon markets
  • Climate change
  • Human health
  • Indigenous communities
  • Policy
  • Water

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