Project Coordinator, Debt Conversions
Leah Carriere Project Coordinator, Debt Conversions © TNC

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Leah Carriere

Senior Project Coordinator

Arlington, VA

  • Areas of Expertise

    global environmental policy, debt conversions, international travel and tourism

Biography

Leah supports the Deputy Managing Director of Blue Bonds, as well as the entire Blue Bonds team, in facilitating debt-conversions in Small Island Developing States and coastal countries to provide funding for marine conservation and climate change adaptation activities. Prior to joining The Nature Conservancy, Leah worked with the international travel and tourism industry to develop and implement a range of global sustainability initiatives, including destination-based travel philanthropy mechanisms in St. Kitts and Nevis, Samoa, and Chile, and carbon offset programs for tourism enterprises. Leah holds a MA in Global Environmental Policy from American University and a BA in Anthropology and Political Science from Hofstra University.

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