Jenny Bird is a Research Fellow at the Institute for Public Policy Research (ippr), where she specialises in climate change policy. She has published reports on a range of climate-related topics including long-term targets for carbon emission reductions, energy security and personal carbon trading. Most recently Jenny has worked on two reports investigating the prospects for so-called ‘green’ jobs in the UK.
Jenny has also worked for the Environment Agency and for a charity based in Kathmandu focusing on environmental health issues in rural areas of Nepal. She has a Masters degree in Sustainable Development from Forum for the Future.
"No word was untested, no argument taken for granted, no opinion dismissed without argument nor accepted without argument."
David Jones, professor of bioethics, St Mary's University College