2017 Fellows on a field trip during the month-long training program.—Kevin McCann, 2017 Fellow


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Manager at NatureBank Asset Management, Inc.

Vancouver, BC V6A 1Z2

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Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

Jane is a Vancouver-based sustainable land use consultant with NatureBank and a board member of the Nicaraguan NGO, Taking Root. She has nine years of experience using various market mechanisms, including carbon markets and impact investment, to achieve positive social and environmental impacts. Over the last several years, she has been focused on leveraging carbon finance and impact investment to help build climate change mitigation and adaptation into smallholder agricultural systems, with a focus on agroforestry commodities such as coffee and cocoa. 

Jane has worked in the non-profit, donor-agency and private sectors, primarily in the Congo Basin and Latin America, for organizations such as the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), Era Ecosystem Services and the One Sky Institute for Sustainable Living. She has a degree in political science and environmental geography from Concordia University (2007) and a master’s degree in environmental management from Royal Roads University (2017).

Interest Areas

Collaboration Interests

Impact Investment, agroforestry, cacao, climate smart agriculture

I Can Offer

technical expertise on forest carbon, cacao production, certification

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