Elizabeth Lewis is responsible for planning and development at GEF, working closely with the forestry team at developing its investment strategy. Before this, she provided analysis and support for sustainable energy with Booz Allen Hamilton. Previously, she was an analyst with the Massachusetts Energy Renewable Trust, focusing on financing for renewable energy firms, after having worked for American Senators Edward Kennedy and Max Baucus. She has an AB in Environmental Science and Public Policy, and an MBA.
Solid biological growth rates, low establishment and maintenance costs, land availability, and demand for forestry products make Africa an attractive forestry option. Typical emerging market risks as well as Continue Reading