- Chair of the Board of Climate Strategies; Director, Climate Focus, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Charlotte Streck, Ph. D., Doctor Juris (Humboldt University, Berlin), MSc (Regensburg / Freiburg im Breisgau), is Director of Climate Focus, an international climate change law and policy consulting firm with offices in Amsterdam, Bangkok, Bogota, Lisbon and Washington DC. She is former Senior Legal Counsel with the World Bank and has been advising governments, the private sector and non-governmental organizations on climate change throughout her career. Dr Streck is an internationally renowned expert on the climate aspects of forestry and agriculture, climate finance and carbon trading. She is a former lead counsel for climate change with the Center for International Sustainable Development Law with McGill University, an adjunct lecturer at Potsdam University, an associated editor of the Climate Policy journal, and a board member of the Austin-based Rainforest Partnership. Dr Streck is a proliferate writer and serves on the editorial boards of several academic publications.