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Rosaly Byrd

Rio de Janeiro

Regional Expertise
Subject Expertise
  • Land use
  • Sustainable development
  • Agriculture
  • Climate finance

Rosaly Byrd

Program Coordinator

Rosaly Byrd is Lab Program Coordinator at CPI’s Rio de Janeiro office. Before coming to CPI, Rosaly worked for the UNDP World Centre for Sustainable Development (RIO+ Centre), where she focused on sustainable urbanization, integrating climate considerations into the SDG agenda, and gender equity in climate-smart agriculture policies. Prior to this, she was with the IDB in Haiti, working with rural development projects, including sustainable land use and agroforestry. Rosaly is also the co-author of the book, Sustainability Made Simple: Small Changes for Big Impact. Rosaly holds a Master’s degree in International Affairs with a focus on international environmental policy from University of California, San Diego and a BA from Florida Atlantic University Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College in Jupiter, Florida.