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The Governors’ Climate and Forests Task Force (GCF) is a unique subnational collaboration between 22 states and provinces from Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, Nigeria, Peru, Spain, and the United States. The GCF seeks to advance jurisdictional programs designed to promote low emissions rural development and reduced emissions from deforestation and land use (REDD+) and link these activities with emerging greenhouse gas (GHG) compliance regimes and other pay-for-performance opportunities. William Boyd, Senior Advisor and Project Lead and Amelia Petersen, Senior Research Fellow offer insight on the project in this post for Markets For Good.→
Herman “Art” Taylor is president and chief executive officer of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance which sets standards for soliciting organizations, evaluating them in relation to these standards, publishes the Wise Giving Guide, promotes charity accountability and provides a variety of materials on informed giving to individual, institutional and business donors.→
After co-creating REDF in San Francisco, Melinda Tuan spent seven years managing the business. She is currently an independent consultant to philanthropic organizations across the country, helping mission-oriented organizations and their leaders become more effective in meeting their mission. Please see her website to learn more.→
Chief Fundraiser at SolarAid
Richard Turner has been a fundraiser for 25 years. in 2001 he was awarded Fundraiser of the Year by the Institute of Fundraising. He is currently Chief Fundraiser at SolarAid - a charity which runs a social enterprise in Africa. He regularly blogs and tweets on the subject of fundraising as @ifundraiser, or you can read his blog at https://ifundraiser.wordpress.com/.→