Martin Jaramillo is a trainee at Climate Focus, his work focuses on land use and climate change with a regional focus on Latin America and the Caribbean. He is currently supporting projects for the private sector to implement sustainable sourcing and zero deforestation for palm oil, cattle, dairy and cocoa.
Martin has experience in scientific research with a background in conservation, land management and agriculture. Before joining Climate Focus he worked as an intern for ICF. There, he supported the development of capacity building programs to strength greenhouse gas Measurements for Reporting and Verification Systems in Colombia. Prior, he worked as an assistant researcher for different academic institutions including the National University of Colombia, the University of Sheffield, and the São Pablo State University, where he conducted scientific research in the land use and conservation field.
Martin holds a MSc. degree in Sustainability Management from Columbia University and a BSc. in Agricultural Engineering from the National University of Colombia.