Christine Dragisic

Foreign Affairs Officer, U.S. Department of State (REDD+ negotiator)

Christine Dragisic leads the forest and land use team for the U.S. Department of State climate change office. She was the lead U.S. negotiator on REDD+, and continues to work on land-use related aspects of UNFCCC negotiations. She also represents the United States on global partnerships such as the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility and BioCarbon Fund Initiative on Sustainable Forest Landscapes, engages on key bilateral climate change partnerships, and helps design and oversee bilateral and global Sustainable Landscapes projects. Prior to joining the Department of State, she worked at Conservation International and the World Bank.