Patrick Guerdat is a Policy Analyst with the IISD Resilience Program. His work is focused on support provided through the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Global Network, for which IISD serves as secretariat.
Patrick brings a strong background in environmental project management and communications to IISD. He has previously managed projects at Columbia University, the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) and in the Indigenous Peoples and minorities section of the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. He has also worked as an independent cartographer and music educator.
Within the NAP Global Network, Patrick coordinates technical assistance provided through the Network’s Country Support Hub.
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