Linda Etchart

Academic Discipline:

Geography, Political Science

About me:

Current research is in the area of global environmental politics; governance and political structures at the local level through to the level of international organisations that include the United Nations and the World Bank; the participation of indigenous peoples in global governance; and the role of the indigenous peoples of Ecuador in environmental protection based on fieldwork conducted in 2016. Ongoing primary research in New York with participants from Ecuadorian indigenous communities, environmental lawyers and Corporate Social Responsibility institutions.

I am interested in the following geographical area(s):

Western Hemisphere
Andean States, Brazil

Components of the GCRF I am interested in:

secure and resilient food systems supported by sustainable marine resources and agriculture
sustainable health and well being
inclusive and equitable quality education
clean air, water and sanitation
affordable, reliable, sustainable energy.